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Medical Assistant-LPG Allergy-Port Charlotte

Job Details

Location:
Cape Coral, FL 33990

Category:
Medical Assistant

Type:
Full Time

Schedule:
Days

Job Ref:
13019

Location: LPG Allergy and Immunology 

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Department: LPG Allergy

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Workdays/Nights: Days

Bayshore Rd

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Shift: Shift 1

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7:30:00 AM to 4:00:00 PM

Port Charlotte, FL 33980

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Work Type: Full Time

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Exempt: No

Job Summary

Come join an amazing team at LPG Allergy & Immunology in Port Charlotte! Having a career with Lee Health offers: Room for growth and development in your career, An environment of Caring People ,Exceptional Benefits package including: Paid Time Off, Top Tier Health Coverage, and 5% retirement match. We are currently offering increased pay rates and sign on bonuses! 

The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing an excellent customer experience in a team based environment while assisting in all aspects of medical practice under the direct supervision and responsibility of a physician or physician assistant. This position is responsible for patient safety, performing phlebotomy, point of care testing, assisting in minor procedures, processing lab specimens, safe operation of medical equipment, provides patient instructions, and for handling and administering medications according to regulatory standards and organizational policy and procedure under the direct supervision of a physician or physician assistant. 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. Other responsibilities include coordinating requests for information and prescriptions, maintain and preparing patient care areas to ensure efficient, effective and safe patient care delivery. Late hours, holidays and weekends may be required. Other duties as assigned by the Manager/Supervisor of the department.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentRequired

Additional Requirements

Graduate of a medical assisting program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), or of a postsecondary medical assisting program accredited to prepare the medical assistant to take national AAMA (American Association of Medical Assisting), CCMA (National Health Career Association), or RMA (American Medical Technologists) medical assistant certification exam preferred.


Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
No Experience Required

Additional Requirements

Medical Assistant experience preferred but not required. 1 year of Medical Assistant experience in a physicians office or hospital outpatient department may be accepted in lieu of degree/diploma from accredited medical assisting program.


State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Not Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

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

Additional Requirements

Or CCMA or RMA preferred. BLS must be obtained within 90 days of hire.



Other Requirements

Medical terminology, communication skills and basic knowledge of computers required. Early/late hours and/or weekends may be required.

US:FL:Cape Coral



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