Ascension Health Medical Assistant - Certified (CMA) - Destin Float Staff in Miramar Beach, Florida

We Are Hiring

Title:Medical Asst-Cert

City, State: Miramar Beach,FL

Location: SHMG Destin Medical Group

Department: Destin Float Staff

Additional Job Details:Full-Time,Day

Why Join Ascension?

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

Assists with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a provider (Physician or Advanced Practice Provider).

As a member of the Float Staff, you will be required to “float” to various Sacred Heart locations throughout the region based on where additional resources are needed. This is a great opportunity to experience variety in your work day as well as gain a wide variety of skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by provider as supervised by provider 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.

  • May document the provider's encounter with patients. Lists all proper diagnoses and symptoms, as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions, as indicated by the provider. Transcribes patient orders including, but not limited to, laboratory tests, radiology tests and medications.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • CertifiedMedical Assistantcredentialed from theAmerican Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theAmerican Allied Health National Certification and Registrationobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Healthcare Associationobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theAmerican Medical Technologists (AMT)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Association for Health Professionalsobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Medical Assistantcredentialed from theNational Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunityemployer.

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.

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