CMA Or LPN - Bowman Woods Family Medicine

Unitypoint Health Cedar Rapids , IA 52402

Posted 4 weeks ago

Overview

CMA or LPN

Bowman Woods Family Medicine Clinic

FT 0.9 (7:45am-5:15pm), Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

NEW CMA Rate $17.26 (Rate increases based on candidate experience)

NEW LPN Rate $18.56 (Rate increases based on candidate experience)

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

Responsibilities


Essential Functions and

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.

  • Provide appropriate and timely documentation in the patient's electronic health record using standardized workflows and processes.

  • Provide information to appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. health department).

  • Facilitate and support relationships between providers (e.g. within clinic, referring) and with ancillary services.

  • Demonstrate the knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.

  • Understand inpatient and outpatient specialty procedures. Responsible for compliance with precertification requirements

  • Thoroughly understand anatomical impact (phases/stages, thresholds) for clinic specialty services including co-morbidities and influences impacting patient care and treatment.

  • Thoroughly understand testing (lab and procedures) values and relationship to patient status with accountability to take next steps, as appropriate to scope and licensure.

  • Be aware of what is happening in clinic/department and the organization by attending clinic/department meetings, reading emails and regularly checking information on the organization's intranet site.

  • Meet the department work schedule.

  • Maintain compliance with CLIA, OSHA, Safety and Risk Management guidelines.

  • Maintain compliance with Personnel policies and procedures.

  • Monitor environmental conditions in order to secure protected health information.

  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance at work.

  • Behave in a manner consistent with all Compliance and HIPAA policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrate initiative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.

  • Balance team and individual responsibilities; be open and objective to other's views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to positive team goals; and put the success of the team above own interests.

  • Perform other duties as requested by Clinic Administrator to facilitate the smooth and effective operations of the office.

Qualifications

Qualifications if LPN:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses.

  • Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Licensed Practical Nurse.

  • Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.

  • Computer data entry experience.

  • BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Ability to work as a team member.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures

  • Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Qualifications if CMA:

  • Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants.

  • Current CME certification for National Certified Medical Assistant from the NCCT or AAMA.

  • Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.

  • Computer data entry experience.

  • BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work as a team member.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

EOE M/F/V/D


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