25 Aug
CMA/RMA or LPN - PRN
Ohio,

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CMA/RMA or LPN - PRN


Parma, OH


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Responsible for assisting physicians with patient care which will include checking schedules and organizing patient flow; accompanying patients to exam/procedure room/assisting patients as needed, collecting patient histories, performing screenings per guidelines, assisting physicians/nurses with various procedures; charting, relaying instructions to patients/families; answering calls and providing pertinent information. This position will be cross trained to work front and back office.


Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Complies with all HIPAA and OSHA regulations and policies.

  • Provides basic patient care as ordered.

  • Documents all activities/interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed/prescribed, etc., in the medical record.

  • Promotes wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.

  • Adheres to infection control/safety guidelines, and confidentiality policies.

  • Maintains examination rooms including cleaning exam/procedure rooms between patient visits. Stocks necessary supplies (medical and radiologic) as required.


Knowledge and Skills Required:



  • Knowledge of basic nursing principles and protocols.

  • Knowledge of policies and procedures related to infection control, environmental safety and patient confidentiality.

  • Knowledge of medical chart reporting/records.

  • Skill in appropriate assessment and assistance techniques.

  • Skill in appropriate use of universal precautions, safe workplace and confidentiality methods.

  • Skill in health information management by appropriately charting patient data.

  • Skill in identifying equipment problems and correcting or notifying supervisor.

  • Ability to work effectively as team members with physicians and other staff.

  • Ability to appropriately interact with patients, families, staff and others.

  • Ability to flexibly respond to changing demands.

  • Ability to apply written instructions and standardized work practices.

  • Ability to communicate clearly.


Education and Work Experience:



  • High school graduation or GED

  • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant certification required.

  • Maintains CPR certification


ENVIRONMENTAL/WORKING CONDITIONS:



  • Combination of office and exam offices. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, medicinal preparations. Hepatitis B vaccination and TB test required.


PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS:



  • Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, reaching. Occasional stress from workload. Must be able to use a variety of office equipment including phone, writing instruments, PC, fax and medical equipment including stethoscope, eye washing equipment, blood pressure cuff.


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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