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The University of Miami is among the top research universities
and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest
private employers in South Florida.
With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives
for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform
and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the
community, and people across the globe.
The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging,
where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value.
Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence,
Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community
works together to create an environment driven by purpose,
excellence, community, and service.
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 1 also draws
and collects blood samples from patients and prepares specimens for
Gives injections and treatments and performs routine laboratory
Assists in patient care activities such as dressing changes and
Prepares treatment room for examination of patient
Assists with physical examinations by preparing supplies and
handing instruments and materials to the doctor as directed
Provides patients with basic instruction and information
regarding examination procedures
Cleans and sterilizes medical instruments while observing
principles of sterile technique
Schedules patients for tests and completes required forms for
Maintains accurate and complete patient records and
Orders, stocks, and inventories supplies, and assists in
performing clerical duties
- Escorts and transports patients to various hospital locations.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and
safeguards University assets.
High school diploma or equivalent
Certification and Licensing:
Certified Medical Assistant Certification required.
Minimum 1 year of relevant experience
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.
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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
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