Certified Medical Assistant or LPN - UnityPoint Clinics

UnityPoint Health St. Lukes

Requisition ID
2021-91400
Category
Medical Assistants
Location
US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Address
830 4th Ave SE
Affiliate
9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
City
Cedar Rapids
Department
Fam Med- Medical- CR
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Full-time: Monday-Friday, Daytime hours
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

UnityPoint Clinics has new immediate Full-Time openings in Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha, and Marion, for Certified Medical Assistants (CMAs) and LPN’s.

 

Certified Medical Assistants and LPN’s at UnityPoint Clinic are a major component of a patient's journey. A positive experience is the core of the UnityPoint Clinic mission to give patients the best health care experience. At UnityPoint Clinic, we want your career to benefit you as you help every patient. With training and places for growth, UnityPoint Clinic wants to help you make the most of your education and experience.

 

Perks of working in a clinic:  

Monday-Friday schedules with work/life balance! 

No holidays! 

Care for a diverse patient population & serve your whole community! 

Work in a team environment with providers and medical staff! 

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist provider and other clinical staff with obtaining basic vital information preparing patient for examination, treatment and minor surgical procedures. 
  • Responsible for tracking system for follow-up appointments related to office visits, laboratory tests and procedures to regularly follow patients monitoring disease status. 
  • Schedule referrals for patients with specialist or outpatient as requested by the provider. Complete appropriate forms or requisitions needed for referrals or lab testing, including appropriate CPT/ICD-9 coding.  
  • Answer questions and provide teaching to patients and family members.  
  • Facilitate and support relationships between providers (e.g. within clinic, referring) and with ancillary services. 
  • Thoroughly understand anatomical impact (phases/stages, thresholds) for clinic specialty services including co-morbidities and influences impacting patient care and treatment. 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants or Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses. 
  • Current CMA certification through one of the of the following credentialing body; AAMA, AMT, NCCT or NHA. 
  • Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Licensed Practical Nurse. 
  • Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred. 
  • BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification. 
  • Computer data entry experience. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to work as a team member. 

Job ID: 74907

Posted 3 days ago

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