Medical Assistant-F/T-Nursing Clinics (UTower))
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-11-10
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The University of Miami Health Systems has an exciting opportunity for a Medical Assistant. The Medical Assistant is responsible for the coordination of the day to day clinic activities within the areas of responsibility. The Medical Assistant assists in the examination and treatment of patients, under the direction of a physician. Moreover, the incumbent interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information on patients' charts. The Medical Assistant (U) also draws and collects blood samples from patients and prepares specimens for laboratory analysis. This position will perform duties under the direction of the RN’s, with minimal supervision.
Education/Credentials/License and Certifications
- Hight School Diploma preferred
Vocational/Technical School Training
- In-house programs in Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant
- One-year program in Medical Assistant,
Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, EKG.
- BLS certification for Health Care Providers
- Certified Medical Assistant license
Minimum one year experience in an outpatient clinic setting, outpatient department and/or private medical office preferred.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.Job Status:Full timeEmployee Type:StaffPay Grade:U3