UnityPoint Health

  • CMA or LPN, Pediatrics Clinic

    Requisition ID
    2018-54452
    Category
    Nursing
    Location
    US-IA-Cedar Falls
    Address
    5100 Prairie Parkway
    Affiliate
    9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
    City
    Cedar Falls
    Department
    Pediatrics - Prairie Pkwy - WL
    State
    IA
    FTE
    0.8
    FLSA
    Non-Exempt
    Scheduled Hours/Shift
    Monday - Friday daytime with one-two evenings until 7
    Work Type (Portal Searching)
    Full Time Benefits
  • Overview

    CMA or LPN

    Pediatrtics Clinics, Cedar Falls

    FT, 0.8 M-F, Daytime hours with 2 evenings each week until 7pm

    Responsibilities

    • Assist provider and other clinical staff with obtaining basic vital information preparing patient for examination, treatment and minor surgical procedures.
    • Responsible for tracking system for follow-up appointments related to office visits, laboratory tests and procedures to regularly follow patients monitoring disease status.
    • Schedule referrals for patients with specialist or outpatient as requested by the provider. Complete appropriate forms or requisitions needed for referrals or lab testing, including appropriate CPT/ICD-9 coding. 
    • Answer questions and provide teaching to patients and family members. 
    • Provide appropriate and timely documentation in the patient’s electronic health record using standardized workflows and processes. 
    • Provide information to appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. health department).
    • Facilitate and support relationships between providers (e.g. within clinic, referring) and with ancillary services.
    • Demonstrate the knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.
    • Understand inpatient and outpatient specialty procedures. Responsible for compliance with precertification requirements
    • Thoroughly understand anatomical impact (phases/stages, thresholds) for clinic specialty services including co-morbidities and influences impacting patient care and treatment.
    • Thoroughly understand testing (lab and procedures) values and relationship to patient status with accountability to take next steps, as appropriate to scope and licensure. 
    • Be aware of what is happening in clinic/department and the organization by attending clinic/department meetings, reading emails and regularly checking information on the organization’s intranet site.
    • Meet the department work schedule.
    • Maintain compliance with CLIA, OSHA, Safety and Risk Management guidelines.
    • Maintain compliance with Personnel policies and procedures.
    • Monitor environmental conditions in order to secure protected health information.
    • Maintain regular and consistent attendance at work.
    • Behave in a manner consistent with all Compliance and HIPAA policies and procedures.
    • Demonstrate initiative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.
    • Balance team and individual responsibilities; be open and objective to other’s views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to positive team goals; and put the success of the team above own interests.
    • Perform other duties as requested by Clinic Administrator to facilitate the smooth and effective operations of the office.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications if LPN:

    • Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses.
    • Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Licensed Practical Nurse.
    • Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.
    • Computer data entry experience.
    • BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Strong computer skills.
    • Ability to work as a team member.
    • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures
    • Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

     

     Qualifications if CMA:

    • Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants.
    • Current CME certification for National Certified Medical Assistant from the NCCT or AAMA.
    • Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.
    • Computer data entry experience.
    • BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work as a team member.
    • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
    • Able to write, read, comprehend and speak fluent English.
    • Strong computer skills.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

     

    EOE M/F/V/D

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