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Global Clinical Float - MA (Medical Assistant)/LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse): SIGN-ON BONUS

Global Clinical Float - MA (Medical Assistant)/LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse): SIGN-ON BONUS

Location 
US-IN-South Bend
Location : Name 
SBCIronwood
Department 
Global Floats
Schedule 
Monday Thru Friday 8 am - 5 pm
HRS/PP 
1.0 (80 Hours)

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Job Description

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POSITION:  Global Clinical Float - MA/LPN

 

POSITION SUMMARY:  Performs general patient nursing care to patients under supervision, including assisting with exams or procedures, patient education, and maintenance of medical records.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  1. Provides ongoing triage and management of office flow to meet patients’ medical and service needs in order to maintain optimal patient flow.
  2. Performs the technical component of the department’s clinical procedures competently.
  3. Documentation of all patient care is thorough, objective, concise, and follows appropriate legal guidelines.
  4. Communication of all patient care is thorough, objective, concise, and follows appropriate legal guidelines.
  5. Receives patients professionally in waiting area and rooms them per department protocol.
  6. Maintains accurate/current logs for equipment, i.e., refrigerator temp, autoclave, eyewash, crash cart, etc.
  7. Verifies patient insurance coverage for pre-certification, referrals and/or authorizations and documents in NextGen.
  8. Applies knowledge of general insurance guidelines and requirements to help direct patient care.
  9. Appropriately responds to emergency situations.
  10. Cross trains in other positions where appropriate as determined by manager.
  11. Exhibits computer systems knowledge and proficiency as necessary to perform job functions.
  12. Demonstrates the attitudes and behaviors of The South Bend Clinic Service Standards.
  13. Performs other duties as assigned when appropriate.
  14. Adheres to HIPAA guidelines set forth in Clinic policies and procedures.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

 

Education/Certification/License:

Medical Assistant with certification and/or registration and/or graduate of medical assisting program or current LPN license in the State of Indiana

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Team player, professional, patient focused, detail oriented and ability to multi-task. Possess excellent organizational and communication skills. Ability to work with different physicians at a moments notice and anticipate the needs of that physician. Proficiency with computers including EMR. Assists with clinical procedures specific to department. Proficient clinical skills including: medication administration, height, weight, BP reading, and injections.