CMA- Certified Medical Assistant Physician Practice FT Days AdventHealth Wauchula
Location Address: Wauchula
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring
Up To $3,000 Sign on Bonus & Relocation Assistance
Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
Largest Employer in the County
Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
Close knit community with a home town family feel
2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
You Will Be Responsible For:
Assists with rooming patients for appointments. Obtains accurate temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, height and weight. Documents correctly on progress note.
Prepares patient for physical examination. Screens patients for appropriate information. Instructs patients in collection of samples and tests.
Explains procedures and treatments to patients and when necessary to significant others prior to implementation.
Reviews patient charts to ensure that all test results and correspondence are present prior to the physician seeing the patient.
Assists with the preparation of equipment and aids physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.
Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with AdventHealth Heartland Division policy and procedures and nursing standards. Documents medications completely in the patients chart after they are given.
Reviews appointment bookings and ensures preferences are given to patients in emergency situations. Maintains timely flow of patients.
Responds to and returns in-coming telephone calls in a timely manner. Instructs patient and family regarding medication and treatment instructions.
Responsible for preparation of exam rooms including restocking of treatment areas and disinfecting of exam tables and counters.
What will you need:
Minimum of a High School Diploma or Equivalent
Graduate of a recognized Medical Assistant program
BLS (condition of employment)
Certified Medical Assistant /Registered Medical Assistant
The Administrative Medical Assistant is responsible for greeting patients, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, reviewing new patient registration and entering patient information into the practiceâ™s designated system. Additionally, provides appropriate care to patients within the scope of the Medical Practice Act. This individual obtains clinical, financial and demographic patient data and assists in patient education. Also responsible for assisting providers during the treatment and examination of patients and administers procedures and treatments as ordered by the provider.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.