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Medical Assistant - Clinic

Tampa, FL 33603

Laser Spine Institute

Posted 3 weeks ago
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Job Description

At Laser Spine Institute, our Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of direct patient care tasks in our world-class clinic; taking and recording vital signs, lab draws, post-surgical wound care, EKGs and initial patient work-ups. Our Medical Assistants will work closely with our Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners to deliver outstanding service to our patients while maintaining the highest level of medical knowledge and professionalism. The Medical Assistant that we're looking for demonstrates impeccable knowledge of clinical processes as they pertain to standing orders, medication review, charting, and patient identification and scheduling.
At Laser Spine Institute, we understand the importance of a Medical Assistant who is a skilled professional, an outstanding team player, and a real "people person". We respect that you chose your profession to help others. This is why we provide first-class benefits, growth potential, a family-like work environment, and certification bonus opportunity.
Medical Assistants at Laser Spine Institute are responsible for more than the critical partnerships they maintain with our practitioners and patients to achieve optimal outcomes. They are also responsible for having fun, maintaining a positive work/life balance (no regularly scheduled nights or weekends!), acting with integrity in everything they do, and being part of a dynamic and first-class organization.
To paraphrase our CEO, "Healthcare is serious business. It can also be fun business."
Tasks may include, but are not limited to the following:
+ Ability to problem solve and facilitate the patients through the clinical process in an effective and efficient manner.
+ Must be highly proficient in core Medical Assistant skills:
+ Blood draw/finger stick-CBC, CMP, PT/INR, Sed Rate, CRP, etc.
+ EKG
+ Vitals
+ Urinalysis
+ Pulse Ox
+ Chart Building
+ Patient Research
+ MRSA nasal swab for culture
+ Demonstrates knowledge and skills of the clinical processes as they pertain to standing orders, medication review, charting, patient identification and patient scheduling.
+ Comfortable with pre- and post-op patient management and able to review cases clearly and concisely.
+ Ability to handle patient problems and scheduling conflicts and appropriately seeks management's input when necessary.
+ Ability to problem solve and facilitate the patients through the clinical process in an effective and efficient manner.
+ Audits patient charts for accuracy and discrepancy analysis.
+ Document clinical supply ordering on a weekly basis and is fluent in supply ordering and cost analysis.
+ Assists in resolving/trouble-shooting complex patient/clinical issues.
+ Other duties as assigned.
+ Execute all duties in accordance with our CHOICE values.
CARE
+ Treat others with unconditional respect, dignity and equality.
+ Acknowledge a need or concern by pausing from your task
+ Customize your approach when meeting with customers (i.e. sitting down at bedside when communicating with a patient.)
+ Always go that extra mile.
+ Anticipate the needs of others by providing support and assistance before being asked.
HAVE FUN
+ Maintain a positive attitude.
+ Celebrate the success of your teammates.
+ Participate in teambuilding events.
+ Look for ways to make co-workers smile.
+ Encourage your teammates to meet their goals.
ONE TEAM
+ Attend and actively participate in staff meetings.
+ Share information with coworkers to achieve team success.
+ Cooperate and build collaborative relationships with one another.
+ Encourage coworkers to develop their own skills and abilities.
INTEGRITY
+ Behave ethically by demonstrating honesty, maintaining high standards and by always doing the right thing - even when nobody is looking.
+ Take ownership of mistakes without placing blame - apologize quickly.
+ Demonstrate reliability and responsibility.
+ Maintain confidentiality.
+ Meet deadlines and follow through on all commitments.
COMMITMENT
+ Follow established patient, employee and "environment of care" safety policies and procedures.
+ Constantly work to improve job-related knowledge.
+ Promptly report and/or correct unsafe acts or conditions in the workplace. .
+ Provide education to department staff when applicable and necessary.
EXCELLENCE
+ Consistently look for opportunities to exceed our customer's expectations by personalizing your approach.
+ Be on time.
+ Acknowledge a customer's presence immediately by making eye contact, smiling and introducing yourself.
+ Search for opportunities to improve processes.
+ Submit innovative ideas to improve the way we do business.
+ Actively pursue development goals and career objectives.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
+ Demonstrates knowledge and compliance of all HIPAA regulations.
+ Demonstrates critical thinking skills.
+ Must possess proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite.
+ Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
+ Must be able to communicate effectively with physicians, surgeons, physician extenders and other senior clinical practitioners.
+ Must have excellent time-management skills.
+ Must have outstanding professional medical phone communication skills and can coordinate with outside facilities to obtain patient medical information, following HIPAA regulations.
Required Qualifications:
Education:
+ High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
+ Must be a graduate of an Accredited Medical Assistant program or prior training, education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired leading to a Medical Assistant title
License/Certifications:
+ Must have current CPR certification, or obtain prior to hire
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience:
+ Competent using EMR and Diagnostic Imaging Systems with the ability to manage and manipulate each system independently as necessary.
License/Certifications:
+ Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)
A CULTURE DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND:
YOUR WELLNESS: Substantial, generous benefits program
YOUR CAREER EVOLUTION: LSI University offers robust career expansion with continued learning opportunities and career advancement ladders
YOUR TIME: Balance between your professional career and personal life
YOUR ENVIRONMENT: LSI offers a resilient community culture where employee spirit is abundant, smiles surround you, people are respected and recognized, accomplishments are revered, and everyone knows you by name
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