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Medical Assistant or LPN

Job ID 19-0119 Date posted 01/18/2019 Shift Days Shift Length 8 Hours Weekend Requirement None Hours Per Two Week Pay Period 80 Department Interventional Pain Ctr Location Maple Grove, Minnesota
DescriptionMEDICAL ASSISTANT:
The Medical Assistant will be certified to manage the customer flow throughout the clinic and assist providers in the management and treatment of their customers, individualizing care to the age of the customer. These customers may include infant, child, adolescent, adult, or geriatric. The Medical Assistant may also provide telephone support and facilitate communication between customers and providers. The Medical Assistant takes direction from the Clinic Supervisor, Clinic Manager, and Providers.

Primary Care
• Addresses health care directives and safety concerns with customer during rooming process
• May assist with prescription refills under the supervision of the provider according to the Clinic Medication Refill Policy.
• Assists customers via telephone in the clinic Message Center. May collect information and transmit that information to a provider so that the provider can make a decision about customer care. May give the provider’s advice to the customer. However, the CMA cannot perform telephone triage.
• Performs clinic laboratory tasks including order processing, specimen collection and processing, and diagnostic testing. Completes annual Lab competency testing. Quality control functions include performing calibrations, proficiency testing and attending in-services with regard to lab changes in procedure and/or equipment.

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE:
The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing individualized care to customers and their families according to established standards, policies, and procedures. Dependent on clinic, customer populations may include infants, children adolescents, adults and geriatrics. The LPN provides observation, monitoring, and intervention when necessary.

Position Accountabilities:
• Accepts duties as assigned to promote the accomplishment of organizational goals.
• The team member is accountable to demonstrate proficiency for the skills outlined in the appropriate position skills list.
• The team member is accountable to maintain skill proficiency, including improvement where deemed necessary, and upgrading any additional or new skills on the appropriate position skills list.
RequirementsMEDICAL ASSISTANT:
Education
• High School diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED) required.
• Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program required.
• Must be certified or pass the certification exam within 6 months of hire as a condition of continued employment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Must be able to prioritize multiple tasks in an efficient manner.
• Knowledge of and skill in using computer software applications.

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE:
Education
• High School diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED) required.
• Graduate from an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing or Vocational School required.
Experience
• Previous EMR experience preferred.
• Experience in lab and x-ray may be required depending upon clinic needs.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Demonstrated leadership, verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required.
• Knowledge of documentation and notification of panic values, rain rating, and abnormal lab values to provider/PNC nurse.
• Competent in infection control policies and procedures, including care of MRSA, VRE and contact precaution customers.

License RequirementMEDICAL ASSISTANT:
Licensure/Certification(s)/Registration
• Medical Assistant Certification
NMHC Standard

• Current BLS Certification
NMHC Standard


LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE:
• Current licensure as LPN or LVN in the State of Minnesota
State Requirement

• Current BLS Certification
NMHC Standard

Additional InformationThis position will travel between Robbinsdale, Maple Grove, and Minnetonka.





At time of hire must provide:

MEDICAL ASSISTANT:
High School Diploma/GED
Medical Assistant Diploma
Medical Assistant Certificate (or within 6 months)
BLS Certification


LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE:
High School Diploma
LPN License
BLS Certification

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