Job Description

About Albion Staffing Solutions:
Albion has been offering Temp, Contract and Direct Hire Staffing Services for 20-years from offices located throughout South Florida.  Offering General Admin/Clerical and Light Industrial staffing services, Albion also specializes in the Logistics, Allied Healthcare and Banking industries.

About this opportunity:

Albion's Healthcare Division has a client in need of an Allergy Technician/ Medical Assistant to work at a Medicine practice in Miami, FL. The allergy technician is a specialized type of medical assistant who works in allergy medicine. Provides patient care for allergy-related conditions and promotes innovative allergy care tailored to meet each patient’s needs

Requirements:

  • Prepare treatment rooms to perform allergy testing and treatments on patients.
  • Clean and sanitize treatment rooms following patient examinations, allergy testing and treatments.
  • Interview patients to review allergy related forms.
  • Record patient medical history, vital statistics, and test results in the patient’s allergy chart.
  • Clean and sterilize medical equipment and instruments.
  • Properly dispose of contaminated supplies.
  • Maintain patient files in a HIPAA compliant manner.
  • Maintain allergy department records when documenting information in patients’ medical record.
  • Scan patient records and other information, as necessary.
  • Place supplies order and maintain medical and non-medical supplies for department and maintain equipment.
  • Perform allergy testing as ordered by Physician.
  • Ensure that patients complete all appropriate paperwork for the allergy patient chart.
  • Administer treatment injections to patients.
  • Perform counseling for environmental controls with each patient who has been allergy tested once testing is completed.
  • Maintain Epi-pen prescription report to ensure that allergy lab has non-expired Epi-pens, in the event of anaphylaxis.
  • Answer questions accurately regarding allergy testing, treatment and understands the features and benefits, for all products offered to patients.
  • Responsible for the handling and submission of all billing documentation to the billing department.
  • Responsible for educating patients in both English and Spanish on administering injections with the medication.
  • Maintain current practice patterns regarding testing and treatment
  • Administer appropriate emergency care when needed
  • Assure efficient scheduling of allergy patients
  • Attend professional meetings and continuing education programs as needed or required.
  • Maintain compliance of Immunotherapy from allergy patients.
  • Contact patients by telephone or mail, when non-compliant with appointments.
  • Will ensure compliance by following up with the patient and ensure all treatment is administered or picked up on a timely basis, through the duration of the immunotherapy treatment.
  • Act as liaison with practice staff members and company.
  • Serve as an allergy technician floater, to the assigned practice(s) as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Field-of-Expertise: Medical and / or Allergy Medicine.
  • Certifications and Licenses: CPR and first aid certification
  • (CMA) preferred.

 Workplace Location:

Applicants will work in the customer's facility - located in Miami, FL

Candidate Advice:

  • Albion uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.
  • Pre-Employment and random Drug and Background testing applicable.
  • Only Local Candidates will be considered; no relocation provided.
  • Reliable Transportation to/from the workplace is necessary.