CMA, LPN or RN - Neurosurgery Clinic (part-time)

    UnityPoint Health
    1026 A Ave Ne, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
    Part-time
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    Job Description

    UnityPoint Clinics

    Neurosurgery Clinic

    CMA, LPN or RN

    Part-time, Monday & Fridays 7:30am-5:30pm (may be able to flex on hours)

    Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!

    Responsibilities

    Essential Functions and 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 Nurse:
    • Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses or Registered Nurses
    • Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered 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 Certified Medical Assistant:
    • 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

    Posting ID: 559413641Posted: 2020-07-14