Medical Assistant- Sign-On Bonus
Fort Myers, FL
Categories: Medical Assistant
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Lee Health is looking for New Grad and Experienced Medical Assistants. If you have at least 1 year Medical Assistant experience you could be eligible for a $1000 Sign-On Bonus! New Grads are eligible for a $500 Sign-On Bonus!
Candidates may also be eligible for a $2500 Relocation Bonus!
Are you a caring, professional Medical Assistant / MA who loves helping patients in a team-oriented setting? If so, read on!
Lee Health has more than 77 medical office locations in which our Medical Assistants / MAs work…from Naples to Port Charlotte. Here, employees feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database.
Our Full Time MAs have standard 40 hour work weeks, market competitive pay and exceptional benefit packages including: Medical, Dental, Vision, 5% retirement match, uncapped Paid Time Off. We even offer Tuition Reimbursement and / or Grants to grow your nursing career with Lee Health.
Because we care.
The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing an excellent customer experience while assisting in all aspects of medical practice under the direct supervision of a physician. Responsible for patient safety, performing phlebotomy, Point of Care testing, assisting in minor procedures, processing lab specimens, administering all medications, safe operation of medical equipment, documenting accurate patient information/data and maintains medical records. The Medical Assistant addresses patient questions/concerns, as well as preparing patient care areas to ensure efficient, effective and safe patient care delivery.
Requirements:Education: High School or equivalent required. Recent graduate (within last 3 years) with Associates of Science in Medical Assisting degree or Occupational Associate in Medical Assisting degree or Vocational/Technical Certificate (1300 hrs. curriculum) required. Experience: 3 years recent clinical experience in a physician’s office with medication administration/injection experience required in lieu of degree. Internal medicine and or family practice experience preferred. Training: License: Certification through the AAMA (American Association of Medical Assisting) preferred. Other: Medical terminology, communication skills and basic knowledge of computers required. AHA BLS required. Must be obtained within first 90 days of hire.