Certified Medical Assistant

  • Location: Daytona Beach, FL

  • Posted: Oct 15, 2018

Job Description

Halifax Health is seeking a Certified Medical Assistant.

Summary

The Certified Medical Assistant will provide basic medical care and health teaching to patients in an outpatient, non-emergency care setting for an outpatient medical practice.

Job Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
Graduate of an approved school or institution for Medical Assistant's
Current Certification/Registration in Medical Assistance required with current educational updates as required by the State of Florida
BLS required
Basic Pharmacological knowledge

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Project a positive attitude
Demonstrate ethical behavior
Practice within the scope of education, training and personal capabilities
Maintain confidentiality
Apply principles of infection control
Apply principles of antiseptic technique
Take vital signs (body temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, pulse ox)
Perform first aid and CPR
Prepare and maintain examination and treatment area
Interview and take patient history
Transfer and transport patients with or without assistive devices using proper body mechanics
Document accurately
Use appropriate guidelines when releasing records and/or information
Perform within ethical boundaries
Maintain the physical office
Observe safety precautions in office
Inventory supplies and equipment
Identify supply resources
Use EHR system
Implement current diagnostic/procedural coding systems
Adhere to current Joint Commission standards

About Us

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the areas largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in womens health, two community clinics, three childrens medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the areas only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

Employment Type

  • Full-Time

Schedule Information

Schedule: Days/1st

Halifax Health


Daytona Beach, FL

Phone: (386) 425-4311

Fax: (386) 425-4311

Web: https://www.halifaxhealth.org

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