Certified Medical Assistant/Registered Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse - Outpatient Clinic
UVA Augusta Pediatrics
Job ID: R0032930 | Healthcare Specialists | Full Time | Fishersville, VA
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Ambulatory Clinical and Support Staff Virtual Interviews

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 – 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Interview virtually for opportunities at the following locations:

  • UVAMC Pediatrics Bennett Road, Culpeper, VA
  • UVAMC Pediatrics Sunset Lane, Culpeper, VA
  • UVAMC Orange, VA
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Offering a competitive sign-on bonus to the hired candidate. Please discuss with the hiring manager or recruiter for more details.

The LPN is responsible for providing clinical support to providers and patients in a Clinical Practice Group (CPG) office. These duties may include patient care, vital signs, assisting provider, performing various laboratory tests and quality control indicators, and clinical intake.

The entry-level CMA/CCMA/RMA is responsible for providing clinical support to providers and patients in a Clinical Practice Group (CPG) office. These duties may include patient care, vital signs, assisting provider, performing various laboratory tests and quality control indicators, and clinical intake.

  • Rooms patients and complete intake process per protocols.
  • Manages clinic workflow.
  • Interviews patient to obtain preliminary patient history and document in the patient's medical record.
  • Presents to provider in presence of patient the reason for visit and history of present illness.
  • Accurately and thoroughly documents in the medical record the medical history, physical exam, procedures and treatments performed, patient education and explanation of risks and benefits, diagnosis, prescriptions, follow-up recommendations and other activities performed by licensed independent providers in real time during patient encounters. Ensures thoroughness of medical documentation and coordination and integration of medical tests/labs/imaging for ready access by the physicians while scribing.
  • Administers medications and vaccines. Performs venipuncture, starts and regulates IV fluids, and other ambulatory procedures within scope of practice.
  • Performs laboratory duties, to include point-of-care testing (POCT), laboratory tests and quality control indicators, preparing forms and following up on results.
  • Responsible for specimen processing, test performance and reporting test results. Follows the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting and maintaining records of patient results.
  • Adheres to the laboratory's quality control policies and document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance.
  • Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance or test result reporting, and corrects the problem or notifying the appropriate supervisor.
  • Assists providers in procedures and performs various tests independently.
  • Enters orders per protocol for providers, to include medical tests/labs/imaging. Responsible for ensuring thoroughness of medical documentation. Completes all documentation tasks in a timely manner.
  • Operates spirometry, audiometry, tympanogram, EKG and other equipment.
  • Evaluates lab work and advises provider of critical values.
  • Manages EMR requirements, to include inbasket, phone calls, prescriptions and results, in a timely manner.
  • Answers telephones, confirms appointments and maintains appointment schedule following office scheduling procedures.
  • Obtains prior authorizations, waivers and consent for medications and procedures as needed.
  • Triages patients and advises per protocol.
  • Maintains appropriate inventory of medical supplies for the practice.
  • Maintains medical instruments and ensures clinical areas are appropriately stocked and cleaned.
  • Documents charge capture for services rendered in EMR.
  • Schedules consult appointments, laboratory tests and other diagnostic tests.
  • Provides patient education and guidance under provider leadership.
  • Maintains appropriate inventory of medical supplies for the practice.
  • Cleans and stocks medical instruments.
  • Documents in medical record as appropriate for services rendered.
  • Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school diploma or GED.
  • Experience: LPN or Certified Medical Assistant with less than 2 years of experience focused primarily on developing knowledge and skills.
  • Licensure: Virginia LPN license. BLS certification. Certified Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), Registered Medical Assistant by the American Medical Technologists (AMT), Certified Clinical Medical Assistant by the National Health Career Association (NHA), or Certified Medical Assistant by the National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP).

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
General busy clinical environment. The incumbent will be working in an office and patient examination room and is required to help move patients when needed and standing during portions of the physical examination. Physical activity required would include the ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 pounds, and would involve standing for prolonged periods of time, as well as frequently bending/stooping and walking. Physical hazards include potential exposure to body fluids and associated pathogens/infectious disease, as well as potential exposure to chemicals.




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