Medical Assistant position-Pain Management-Saint Petersburg, Florida

Job posted on: 23 Apr, 2021

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Job Description

Job ID 2021-2954

Physician Partners of America (PPOA) is an established and growing multidisciplinary integrated healthcare organization. We have multiple locations in both Texas and Florida with our corporate headquarters in Tampa, FL.

We are seeking a full time Medical Assistant for our Pain Relief Group. We are looking for a team player with exceptional customer service skills, capable of providing the outstanding patient experience characteristic of Physician Partners.

Responsibilities

Handles front desk duties; checking patient in and out, verifying insurance for walk-in patients, answering calls
Maintains patient’s accounts and records, word processing, and scheduling of patients
Takes patient histories and vital signs
Prepares patients for examination and/or procedures
Assists the physician and mid-level provider with examinations and treatments
Performs selected diagnostic tests as directed by the physician
Assists physicians and mid-levels during examinations
Collects and prepare laboratory specimens, e.g., urine drug screen samples
Performs basic laboratory tests such as Accucheck (blood sugar)
Sterilizes medical instruments as appropriate
Prepares and administers medications as directed by a physician (IM injections)
Draws blood
Removes sutures
Enters data into patient’s electronic record; scans and indexes documents accurately to patient’s electronic medical records
Arranges for hospital admissions and laboratory services

Job Requirements

High school diploma or GED certificate
Strong ethical and moral character references
BLS certification
Medical assistant experience
Minimum of one year pain management experience
Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office and EHR management


PPOA celebrates and supports diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. PPOA performs criminal background checks and pre-employment drug screens.

Benefits Information

excellent pay and benefits
  • Start Date: June 01, 2021
  • Industry/Sector: Medical Assistant
  • Type: Full Time
  • Contact Email: mjohns@physicianpartnersoa.com
  • Website Info: https://www.physicianpartnersofamerica.com
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  • City: Saint Petersburg
  • State: Florida
  • ZIP/Postal Code: 33701