Nemours is seeking a Medical Assistant (Otolaryngology) to join our team at our clinic in Orlando, Florida.
As one of the nation's leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states â€“ Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In Orlando, our 30,000-square-foot clinic houses comprehensive pediatric specialty care under one roof, providing convenient care for the many children with complex cases requiring multiple specialists. As part of Nemours' fully integrated system of care, we have access to the specialists and resources of the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware â€“ named among the nation's best in pediatric specialty care by U.S. News & World Report .
In 2012, Orlando will be home to Nemours Children's Hospital, part of a unique, state-of-the-art health campus, which will include a new Nemours Children's Clinic, an ambulatory diagnostic center and extensive research and education facilities.
This position is responsible for: The Medical Assistant II is an important liaison between the patient and the physician. The Medical Assistant II will coordinate patient flow, review charts for current information, ensure that the appropriate paperwork/films accompany the patient to the rooms, enter pertinent history. Act as a resource to other Medical Assistants and cross cover as needed.
Room patients ensuring appropriate documentations are with the patient as well as x-rays, labs, and test results.
Ensure patients are properly gowned prior to x-rays and examinations.
Act as a liaison between support services and other clinical divisions.
Ensure patients are authorized, according to insurance policy, prior to DME distribution. Authorize any tests, PT, and OT that may be required
The ability to cross cover at least one other clerical or clinical position.
The ability to assess parent and patient conerns and respond approriately.
Education, Training and Certification:
High School Diploma or GED
Medical Assistant Certification
American Heart Association BLS required upon hire.Â Must be valid thru 2013
Three (3) months minimum experience as a Medical Assistant required.
Flexibility for work location required. Locations to include: Orlando, Lake Nona, Viera, and Lake Mary.
Pediatric experience preferred.
Customer service or front office experience preferred.
Phlebotomy experience preferred.
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