Ascension Health Medical Assistant - CMA/RMA in Jacksonville, Florida
We Are Hiring
Certified Medical Assistant
Infectious Disease -PE Moytoya - Jacksonville,FL
Full-Time,Day, Position may flex from Southside to Riverside Campus
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent’s HealthCare, part of Ascension, is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that has served the people of Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding communities since 1873. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, St. Vincent’s HealthCare is widely recognized for delivering personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity toassist with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician.
This Medical Assistant position iskey in the patient care for the Southside Infectious Disease office. The Associate will perform a variety of Administrative support tasks for the Physician including patient follow up, referrals, and patient education. This is a dynamic position the will be best suited for an experienced MA that would like to take advanced skills to the next level.
Assists with treatments ordered by physician as supervised by physician or registered nurse. Performs select clinical duties.
Interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
Performs basic clerical duties including answering the phone, maintaining records, and filing.
Performs basic materials management functions to include ordering and stocking of supplies. Assists with maintaining a clean and orderly environment.
What You Will Need
* PLEASE NCLUDE MA CERTIFICATION ON APPLICATION AND ON RESUME TO ENSURE TIMELY PROCESS OF APPLICATION *
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within12 Months (1 year)of hire date or job transfer date.
Certified or Registered Medical Assistant.
Nat'l Medical Assistant (MA) Certification - CMA (Cert. Medical Assistant), RMA (Registered Medical Assistant)/AAMA Cert. (American Association of Medical Assistants). NCCT, AAMA, AMT, AMCA and NHA are acceptable certification sites
Completion of Basic Machine Operators (BMO) cert. preferred. Current registration with State of FL as a BMO Operator preferred.
High school diploma or GED required
Front and Back office experience
Working knowledge of referrals and authorizations
Equal Employment Opportunity
St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees and students.
Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.