Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Assistant - Iowa Heart Center Carroll - FT .9 (Day/Evening) in CARROLL, Iowa
Medical Assistant - Iowa Heart Center Carroll - FT .9 (Day/Evening)
GENERAL SUMMARY :
supervision, assists in the delivery of health care and patient care management
of Iowa Heart Center’s
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Reviews medical records and obtains otherpertinent information prior to office visit from hospitals and referringphysicians’ offices.
Prepares patient for exam and facilitatespatient flow.
Obtains medical information from patient anddocuments in medical records.
Performs tests and procedures as ordered.
Provides patient/family education.
Writes and prepares prescriptions utilizing andelectronic physician signature
Assists with transfer of patient.
Monitors and stocks medication closets.
Operate required vehicle(s) in a safe mannerto perform required duties of the position.
Travelsand performs CMA duties with Outreach Clinics as requested.
Completes Iowa Heart Center CMA competencies.
Adaptability to maintain both a high standard ofcourtesy and cooperation in dealing with co‑workers, patients and visitors, andsatisfactory job performance despite the stress of a medical work environment.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLSAND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
Successful completionof a medical assistant program accredited by the Commission onAccreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHP) or Accrediting Bureau ofHealth Education Schools (ABHES).
Certified MedicalAssistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification mustbe obtained within first year of employment and maintained thereafter.
Clinic/physician officeexperience preferred.
Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abusetraining specific to population served within three (3) months of hire.
Basic Life Support (BLS)for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained by the end of the orientation period(approximately six (6) weeks).
Valid Driver’s/Chauffeurs License required, mustmeet Mercy’s Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, must be at least 18 years ofage and be eligible to drive per state law.
Cardiovascular Medical Terminology classcompletion within 1 year of hire.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location IOWA-CARROLL-IHC CARROLL
Daily Schedule Day/Evening
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0179219
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.