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Medical Assistant - Gastroenterology SS

Jacksonville, FL 32232

Ascension Health

Posted 3 weeks ago
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Job Description

We Are Hiring
As a Medical Assiastant with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity to assist with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician at the growing Gastroenterology Office located in the Joe Adams Building in the heart of Southside Jacksonville,FL
Schedule; FT Day Primarily 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday, may vary with business needs
Responsibilities:
+ 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 INCLUDE MA CERTIFICATION WITH APPLICATION AND ON RESUME TO ENSURE TIMELY PROCESS OF APPLICATION **
+ Required Credentials:
+ BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date.
+ Certified or Registered Medical Assistant.
+ National Medical Assistant (MA) Certification - CMA (Cert. Medical Assistant), RMA (Registered Medical Assistant)/AAMA Cert. (American Association of Medical Assistants). AAMA, AMT, AMCA, NAHP, NCCT and NHA are acceptable certification sites.
+ Preferred Credential:
+ Completion of Basic Machine Operators (BMO) cert. preferred. Current registration with State of FL as a BMO Operator preferred.
Education:
+ High School diploma or GED required
Work Experience:
+ 2 Years MA experience preferred
+ Specialty Office Experience preferred
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.
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.
E-Verify Statement
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 all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students.
St. Vincent's HealthCare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.
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REQNUMBER: 340643-1A
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