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Float Medical Assistant

Location: 9800 S Healthpark Drive, Fort Myers, FL
Department: LPG Workforce Pool
Categories: Medical Assistant
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

When you join Lee Health as a Medical Assistant Float, you’ll enjoy getting involved to continuously improve your skills.

Position could have hours anywhere between 7a-7p and travel within Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Lehigh, Labelle, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Estero, Bonita and Naples.

The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing an excellent customer experience while assisting in all aspects of medical practice under the direct supervision and responsibility of a physician. This position is responsible for patient safety, performing phlebotomy, Point of Care testing, assisting in minor procedures, processing lab specimens and the safe operation of medical equipment. The Medical Assistant is responsible for handling and administering all medications according to regulatory standards and organizational policy and procedure. This position is responsible for the collection, communication and documentation of accurate patient information/data and maintaining medical records according to regulatory standards and organizational policies and procedures. This position provides patient instructions as directed by the physician. Other responsibilities include coordinating requests for information and prescriptions, maintain and preparing patient care areas to ensure efficient, effective and safe patient care delivery. This position can be assigned Sat and Sun shifts and reports to the Manager/Supervisor. This position is required to float to all LPG and Hospital Outpatient Department locations across four counties.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentRequiredand
Associate'sPreferred

Additional Requirements

Associates Degree in Medical Assisting preferred

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
3 YearsMedical AssistantRequired

Additional Requirements

Patient care in a physician office setting with medication injection experience required

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Not Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
AAMA (American Association of Medical Assisting)Preferredand
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required