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Bilingual Certified Medical Assistant

Clermont, FL 34713

VIP Care

Posted 3 weeks ago
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Job Description

OUR CULTURE - 5 STAR SERVICE MUST SPEAK SPANISH
At SaludVIP, our commitment, our passion and our culture sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Our team settles for nothing less than 5 star service! We take great care of our team who take great care of our patients.
THE OPPORTUNITY
We are currently searching for an upbeat, positive, career minded, enthusiastic team member to work as a Medical Assistant in our Primary Care Clinics located in Clermont, FL. Successful candidate will assist providers in the examination and treatment of Geriatric patients following established standards and practices. SaludVIP does service primarily Spanish speaking patients so being bilingual and fluent in Spanish and English is required
(Schedule is Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
+ Obtain patient history, assess and triage patient, take vital signs and record information on chart
+ Explain treatment procedures and prepare patient and exam room for examination
+ Position instruments and equipment and hand to physician as directed, as well as clean and sterilize instruments and equipment after use
+ Perform clinical duties to include the following, administer injections, dispense medications, irrigate eyes and ears, dress and bandage wound and incision, start and monitor IV, draw blood and assist physician with any/all procedures
+ Perform diagnostic tests including eye exams, electrocardiograph, defibrillator, cardiac monitor, oxygen equipment, pulse ox, peak flow and inhalation treatment equipment
+ Perform CLIA-waived lab tests, draw blood, label and process specimens for send-out
+ Complete medical chart to include medical services rendered, test results and supplies used
+ Monitor disposable inventory and place orders for medical supplies and pharmaceuticals
+ Pharmacology: Basic knowledge of drugs, solutions, toxic effects of drug use, legal regulations and standard inventory, dosage, prescriptions, and emergency drugs
+ Phlebotomy, preferred knowledge of various collection methods and testing such as bleeding times, collecting donor blood, bedside testing and preparing specimens
+ Knowledge and understanding of OSHA and Biohazard guidelines
+ Assist registration staff and perform additional clerical duties as necessary
+ EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
+ MUST SPEAK SPANISH
+ Accredited Medical Asst. program (RMA or CMA)
+ CPR Certified
+ Knowledge of HIPAA
+ Minimum of four to five years medical assisting experience
+ Basic computer skills, including familiarity with electronic medical records
+ Foreign Medical Graduates are welcome to apply!
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
We offer a HIGHLY competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package:
+ Medical, dental, vision, disability and life
+ 401k, with employer match
+ Paid time off
+ Paid holidays