Certified Medical Assistant - Largo Clinic
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Largo, FL 33770
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Largo, FL 33770
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Erika Soniega
Technical Recruiter

Seeking a Certified Medical Assistant for a back-office opportunity at multiple clinics in the Largo, Florida area. This position is for a back-office role.

In this role you will provide clinical and clerical support to support physicians in the clinic. You will also assist with exams and in-office procedures.

Here is what you will do in this role:

Direct Patient Care

  • Practice universal precaution while using available personal protection and safety equipment.
  • Administer medications while demonstrating proficiency in the “5 Rights”.
  • Ensure proper completion of appropriate consent forms for medication and/or immunization administration and supplying the patient with the Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) form.
  • Assist providers with in-office procedures.
  • Prepare the patient for the exam.
  • Triage patient phone calls and obtain accurate information and documentation.
  • Possess knowledge of medication classifications, side effects and proper dosage as it pertains to their specialty.
  • Obtain accurate vital signs from patient.
  • Practice aseptic and sterile techniques and ensure instruments are disinfected and sterilized.

Indirect Patient Care

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of computer systems and programs.
  • Maintain and practice knowledge of OSHA regulations, exposure control plan and principles of infection control.
  • Maintain proficiency in equipment usage in assigned departments.
  • Complete the relevant portions of the Encounter form using correct CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) and ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases).
  • Ensure the clinical area is stocked for patient care needs.
  • Adhere to Pathology Labeling and Processing policy.

Job Requirements

  • Completion of an accredited MA program.
  • Medical Assistant Certification
  • Previous experience with EMRs (Electronic Medical Records).
  • This role will be a floating position between clinics in Largo and Countryside.

Required Education

  • High school diploma or GED
Skills
Skill Proficiency Years Experience Percent Used
Certified Medical Assistant
Any100%
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