Certified Medical Assistant


Moffitt Cancer Center
12902 Magnolia Drive
Tampa, FL 33612
United States

Manages Others
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

The Clinical Research Unit (CRU)-Moffitt McKinley campus is looking for Certified Medical Assistants.

Position Highlights:

Certified Medical Assistants are essential members of the Clinical Research Unit. They contribute to the healthcare of patients by assisting with exams and procedures, organizing and managing patient flow, and taking on other responsibilities based on the needs of the department.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists patients with ambulation and/or movement on/off exam table, chairs and/or in and out of wheelchairs utilizing proper body mechanics and safety measures such as lift equipment.
  • Provides support to the provider during clinic by assisting with phone calls and faxes.
  • Recognizes emergency situations and implements emergency procedures. Administers first aid and CPR.
  • Assists practitioner in patient procedures/treatments/examinations, including room preparation, patient positioning, supplies and equipment.

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant training program accredited by one of the two following organizations:
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP); or
  • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
  • Certification or Registration from one of the following organizations:
    • American Association of Medical Assistants (AMAA)
    • American Medical Technologists (AMT)
    • National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
    • National Healthcareer Association (NHA)
    • National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP)
  • BLS Certification
  • Experience performing lab draws and EKG testing.
Job Requirements
Ideal Candidate:

Prior experience in an outpatient setting as a Medical Assistant.
Prior experience in PACU, ICU or Stepdown unit as a Medical Assistant.
Experience handling sterilized equipment.
Employer
Moffitt Cancer Center
Jennifer Barney
12902 Magnolia Drive
FL 33612
United States