MEDICAL ASSISTANT / LICENSES PRACTICAL NURSE
Job Requisition Number: 182359
MEDICAL ASSISTANT/LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE: This position assists the physician in examination and treatment of patients, performing miscellaneous delegated duties under the direction of physician.
This position also interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and records information on patients' charts, and prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. The position will be cross-trained to perform duties to enhance efficiency and continuity of delivery of patient care; work cooperatively within the team concept demonstrating flexibility, motivation and commitment to quality patient care. This position's tasks include patient related duties, medical record maintenance/documentation, and safety/environmental duties.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an approved technical, professional ,or vocational program Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) through AMT, NCCT, or NHA, or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) by AAMA, and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Current, active RN or LPN licensure also acceptable. EXPERIENCE: Up to 1 year medical/physician office setting.
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: EKG, injections, venipuncture, performance of common lab tests according to establish CLIA guidelines and TriHealth policy.
DEPARTMENT SPECIFICS: This position will work with uninsured and underinsured population.
Job Segment: Medical Assistant, Medical, Nursing, Cardiac, Patient Care, Healthcare