Role: Bilingual Medical Assistant
Location : Miami, FL
Be a part of the Clinical Care Team-- as a Medical Assistant, you will engage our patients to develop lifelong well-being and health. Continucare is seeking a Medical Assistant to make a difference in people’s lives that provides prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled persons under direction of a physician or nurse in Medical Centers.Assignment Capsule:
Assist with daily patient flow in areas as needed.
Gives direct patient care and performs indirect patient care activities, under the direction of a physician or nurse.
Assists physician with examination as required and assists other staff members in providing patient care.
Communicates observations of patient's status to nurse-in-charge.
Organize follow-up care and instructions for patients with test results.
Adheres to Nursing Department policies and procedures.
Assist with daily patient flow in clinic area as needed.
Patient teaching and education.
Knowledgeable in all aspects of the EMR system, including arriving patients and scheduling.
Documents in the EMR
Handles prescription refills, where applicable
Meets established expectations, takes initiative, and is accountable for results
Strong organization and time management skills and able to prioritize and multi-task
Can problem-solve and independently make compliant decisions appropriate to the role
Provide guidance and support to medical or clerical staff as needed
Attends all required meetings, in-services and other events
Perform other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department, clinic and organization.
High school diploma or equivalent GED
Minimum of 1 year professional experience as a Medical Assistant in ‘back-office’ direct patient care
Bilingual English/Spanish- Must be able to speak, read, and write in both languages without limitations or assistance
Experience in a fast pace/high volume environment
Experience with MS Outlook
Basic Computer knowledge
Experience with Electronic Medical Records
Hands-on professional Phlebotomy experience
Must be a team player with excellent communication skills
This role is considered patient facing and is part of Humana’s Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB
If selected for this role, you will be required to complete and pass background check/investigation for AHCA compliance
Experience with HEDIS
Active Medical Assistant Certification or Registration from the following: American Association of Medical Assistant (AAMA), National Healthcareer Association, American Registry of Medical Assistants, National Association for Health Professionals, and/or American Medical Technologist
As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Montage Voice to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Montage Voice allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information for you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.
If you are selected for a first round interview, you will receive an email correspondence inviting you to participate in a Montage Voice interview. In this interview, you will listen to a set of interview questions over your phone and you will provide recorded responses to each question. You should anticipate this interview to take about 15 minutes. Your recorded interview will be reviewed and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.
Title: Bilingual Medical Assistant
Requisition ID: 178378