Medical Assistant

Jacksonville, FL 32206
United States

Experience Required
Accepts NHA Certifications
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
UF Health Proton Therapy Institute (UFHPTI), located in Jacksonville, Florida, has an opening for a Temporary, Part time Medical Assistant/Customer Service Representative for our Pediatric Nursing Department. Individual will be responsible for assisting with front office clerical responsibilities and back office clinical responsibilities to include scheduling patient appointments and diagnostic tests, interviewing patients for demographic and financial information, registering patients, taking vital signs, assisting with patient exams and procedures, and performing some clinical tasks. Excellent customer service is required in all interactions. This individual will also carry out tasks related to research studies as required, such as communication with research subjects via telephone or in person and ask relevant research questions as per protocol.

Job Requirements
Qualified candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent verbal communication skills, critical thinking, and initiative. Must be detail-oriented with the ability to prioritize tasks and organize workflow. Must have basic key board skills and know basic arithmetic. Must be able to handle busy or stressful situations in a professional, customer service focused manner. Excellent computer skills are a must.

Ambulatory health care, research, and oncology experience preferred. Minimum of one year medical assistant experience preferred. Graduation from an approved Medical Assistant program. Certification by the American Association of Medical Assistants or Registration by the American Society of Medical Technologists or NHA CCMA (Certified Clinical Medical Assistant). Current BLS certification required.
UFHPTI offers a competitive salary, an excellent work environment and the opportunity to be part of a team committed to providing world class service to our patients.

UFPHTI is an equal opportunity employer and supports a drug free workplace.