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Performs general nursing services of assigned providers and/or department. In accordance with HIPAA regulations, this position requires full access to Protected Health Information (PHI). Such disclosure is necessary to perform the requirements of the job. Confidentiality of PHI must be maintained.
Knowledge and skills:
Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with laboratory staff, nursing staff and providers.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.
Ability to carry out instructions of providers.
Ability to exhibit initiative and sound judgment in the absence of specific orders.
Ability to anticipate doctor's needs.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to read and understand oral and written instruction.
Ability to follow written protocols.
Ability to communicate clearly.
Excellent organizational skills.
Knowledge of medical office procedures.
Knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation.
On the telephone and in face-to-face contact with patients she/he represents the providers to these people, and by his/her personality, warmth and efficient helpful manner plays a vital role in the provider's practice. By exhibiting a cooperative, helpful manner toward other clinic employees the medical assistant can elicit cooperation and help from others when needed.
Education and experience:
Graduation from high school or GED.
Graduation from accredited licensed practical nurse program or medical assistant program
Basic Life Support is required
Registry or Certification in Medical Assisting or licensure as an LPN
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