CMA or LPN - Northridge Family Medicine

UnityPoint Health St. Lukes

Requisition ID
2020-84664
Category
Medical Assistants
Location
US-IA-Hiawatha
Address
400 S Blairsferry Xing
Affiliate
9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
City
Hiawatha
Department
Fam Med- Northridge- CR
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Monday- Friday 8am-5pm, Thursdays 8am-1:00pm (half day)
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

Certified Medical Assistant or LPN Clinic Nurse can fill this role

Northridge Family Medicine Clinic - Hiawatha

Triage Role

Full-time: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm (Thursday half day - AM only)

 

Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!

 

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 NMA.
  • 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: 75039

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