Medical Assistant - Div. of Peds Neurology

Posted Under: Hollywood, Florida jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 33083
Posted On: 2017-07-16

Job Description:Performs routine clinical and administrative duties in support of assigned area or office. 1. Under the supervision of physician or nurse, assists with performing patient assessments and treatments. 2. Performs basic diagnostic procedures and specimen collection, including phlebotomy. Monitors and communicates changes in patient condition. Documents patient care provided. 3. Maintains equipment and medical supplies, including reordering, stocking, cleaning, and troubleshooting. Maintains examination areas. 4. Performs administrative or clerical duties as assigned, including scanning, reception, scheduling, data entry, and patient registration. Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Experience Education: Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician program. Licensure, Certification and Registration: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. Required Work Experience: One year Organizational Profile: Joe DiMaggio himself helped celebrate the opening of the first Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital back in 1992. Today, the freestanding Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is one of the region's leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere. A full-service, 226-bed hospital, we treat minor illnesses, trauma-related accidents and some of the most complex medical conditions. Today, in its 25th year, the hospital now has the unique distinction of being the first - and only - pediatric hospital in the world to be designated as person-centered organization by Planetree. We are one of only four children's hospitals in Florida that performs pediatric heart transplants, and one of just a handful worldwide offering extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Services include: * Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Heart Institute, which has performed 21 pediatric transplant surgeries * Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders * Cleft and Craniofacial Center * Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary and Sleep Center * Dermatology * Emergency Department and Trauma Center * Pediatric Endocrinology * General and Thoracic Surgery * Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery * Pediatric Hypertension and Nephrology * Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit * [U18] Sports Medicine Program for young athletes * Outpatient services * Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital has been named a Broward Family Favorite by Broward Family Life magazine as a Favorite Pediatric Hospital, and has been honored by US News & World Report as a Best Children's Hospital for Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Orthopedics and Urology. Memorial Healthcare System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. Employment at Memorial Healthcare System is subject to post offer, pre-placement assessment, including drug testing.

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