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Certified Medical Assistant in Jacksonville, FL at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 4/8/2021

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Job Description

Busy Jacksonville medical practice is looking for a Certified Medical Assistant to join its team. Apply Today!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with orthopedic physicians and physician assistants to coordinate the care and needs of patients.

  • Assist with clerical duties such as completing forms and charting.

  • Check physician schedules and prepare charts for needed test results.

  • Organize patient flow to keep physician on schedule.

  • Assist patients to exam room, collect patient history, and conduct screening per physician guidelines.
  • Record patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records.

  • Answer patient phone calls and give instructions at the direction of the physician.

  • Document phone calls and prescription refills.

  • Maintain clean exam rooms and instruments following infection control guidelines.

  • Follow bio-hazardous waste standards.

  • Restock exam rooms and maintain medical supplies.

  • Follow universal precautions when assisting with patient care.
  • Maintain strictest confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA guidelines/regulations.

  • Clerical and computer duties are required to complete forms and charting.

Position Requirements
  • Valid Medical Assistant Certification (AAMA).
  • Valid CPR certification.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum 3 years Medical Assistant experience.
  • Orthopedic experience a plus.
  • Proficiency with triaging patient care issues.
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast paced clinic.
  • Knowledge of HIPAA and safety guidelines/regulations.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Computer proficient.