Florida Health Care Plans, Inc. Medical Assistant in Deland, Florida
The Medical Assistant preforms direct patient care including vital signs, procedures and treatments under the supervision and direction of a licensed Physician and Practice Manager. Job responsibilities include: performing assigned clerical duties, maintaining and cooperating in department specific education, and quality improvement programs. Demonstrates a professional and caring image at all times while maintaining patient confidentiality. Adheres to the Florida Health Care Plans Policy and Procedures, practicing only within scope of education, training and/or experience.
Education, skills and experience:
• Completion of a Medical Assistant Program from an accredited school or one year previous medical assistant experience in a medical practice required. • Current certification or the ability to obtain certification through AAMA, NAHP or RMA with ARMA or AMT within one year of employment required. • Current Professional Rescuer CPR Certification (only acceptable programs are American Heart Association and the American Red Cross) or ability to obtain certification within 90 days of employment required. • Ability to provide care as evidenced by schooling or experience for patient as assigned. • MED/SURG – Adult and geriatric patients in Primary Care Suites or Specialty Unit. • PEDIATRICS- In Primary Care Suites or Specialty. • Ability to type twenty (20) words per minute (wpm) is required. • Strong customer service skills. • Clear English communication skills, written and oral. • Ability to remain professional when working under stressful situations. • Scribing experience a plus. • Reliable transportation and ability to drive to various facilities as needed.