Medical Assistant/LPN - Urgent Care - 9 Mile
Company: Baptist Health Care
Posted on: November 17, 2022
The Medical Assistant assists with patient care management,
executes administrative and clinical procedures. The Medical
Assistant position provides exceptional medical care that meets
each patient's physical, mental, and emotional needs. Provide
administrative/clinical assistance to physicians/mid-level
practitioners/nurses/patients while adhering to a prescribed
treatment plan in accordance with established policies and
procedures. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. The person in this position works
under general supervision, is responsible for various shifts, may
be subject to over 40 hours per week and/or callback as required,
and may also be required to remain on campus immediately before,
during, and after severe weather and/or disasters.
The Licensed Practical Nurse performs selected nursing acts in the
care of the ill, injured, or infirm patient under the direction of
the Physician. The person in this position works under general
supervision, is responsible for various shifts, may be subject to
over 40 hours per week and/or callback as required, and may also be
required to remain on campus immediately before, during, and after
severe weather and/or disasters.
- One year out of the last three years medical assistant
experience is required in lieu of medical assistant program or
military training program.
- Must be certified/registered by day of hire or transfer with
one of the following: American Association of Medical Assistants
(AAMA) Certified or American Medical Technologist (AMT) Registered
with an Active Membership or NCMA National Certified Medical
Assistant (NCCT) or National Health Career Association (NHA) or
National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP- NRCMA) or
AMCA-American Medical Certification Association certification.
- BLS through American Heart Association is required within 30
days of employment/transfer.
- Knowledge of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology,
medical law, medical ethics, human relations and patient education.
Skills and ability in administrative and clinical medical
assisting. Must be able to communicate effectively through written
and/or verbal communication. Basic Computer skills. Knowledge of
and ability to perform EKGs and obtain accurate blood pressure
- Successful completion of an accredited medical assisting
program or Graduation from a formal medical services training
program of the United States Armed Forces required
- Graduate of Practical Nursing program is required
- Current License as a LPN in the State of Florida. BLS through
American Heart Association required.
- Ability to read and understand the English language. Knowledge
of patient care charts and patient histories. Knowledge of clinical
and/or surgical operations and documentation. Knowledge of patient
evaluation and triage procedures.
- Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and
- Knowledge of appropriate procedures and standards for the
administration of medications and patient care aids. Proficient
with Computer skills.
- Excellent communication skills verbally and written
Baptist Health Care is a not-for-profit health care system
committed to improving the quality of life for people and
communities in northwest Florida and south Alabama. The
organization includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews
Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, and an extensive
primary and specialty care provider network. With more than 4,000
team members, Baptist Health Care is one of the largest
non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.
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