Medical Assistant- **SIGN IN BONUS $1,500**

Ruskin, Florida, us
Company: Suncoast Community Health Centers Inc.
Category: Healthcare Support Occupations
Published on 2021-06-17 13:31:14

POSITION TITLE: MEDICAL ASSISTANT- **SIGN IN BONUS $1,500**

FLSA: NON-EXEMPT

REQUIRED EDUCATION, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Diploma in approved Medical Assisting program required.
  • Phlebotomy experience required
  • Experience as a medical assistant preferred
  • Good communication skills.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Demonstration of the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
  • BLS (provided by SCHC within 6 months of hire)
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

  • Prepare patients for the physician's care to include performing aseptic procedures, observing/reporting patients taking vital signs and symptoms, collecting lab specimens, and assisting with patient examinations and treatments.
  • Update electronic record information (PCP of record) and maintenance of appropriate components of electronic medical records.
  • Performing venipuncture and non-intravenous injections (must meet competency levels cleared by Nursing Supervisor).
  • Measuring for chart growth recording, knowledge of immunizations/recording, assist in minor surgeries, EKG & vision checks.
  • Clean, stock and manage all exam rooms and equipment and supplies.
  • Adhere to all safety and infection control policies.
  • Conducts chart audits/reviews daily for next-day appointments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • None



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