Fairview Health Services Medical Assistant (CMA, RMA, LPN) - Cancer Care - $3000 Sign On Bonus! in Woodbury, Minnesota
Provides professional, quality medical care to patients. Partners with clinic staff and clinicians to perform daily patient visits, including rooming patients, assisting clinicians with procedures, administering medications and accurately documenting in the clinic electronic health record. Performs job responsibilities following established clinic protocols and procedures.
This is a 0.6 FTE (48 hours per two week pay period), benfits-eligible position and slo qualifies for a $3000 New Hire Bonus!
The tentative work schedule is as follows:
Week 1: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Week 2: Monday, Friday, Saturday/Sunday
Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm M-F, 8:00am – 12:00pm Saturday/Sunday
Duties for the MA/LPN role include but are not limited to the following:
Escorts patients to infusion/exam room and appropriately documents information
Gathers accurate information during phone conversion with patients. Returns phone calls promptly under direction of clinician
Prepares and administers medications and injections as directed by a clinician
Performs and assists with procedures and treatments as directed by clinician
Processes prescription refill requests, adhering to established clinic protocols for electronic refill requests
Demonstrates and promotes understanding of high quality patient care; utilizes evidence based medicine and partners with provider and clinic staff to reach HealthEast clinical quality measures
Performs laboratory specimen collection and processing to ensure the accurate and appropriate performance of patient testing while maintaining patient dignity, comfort and confidentiality
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned
Basic ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, epic EHR, etc.)
Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection
Ability to interact effectively, listen actively and develop positive working relationships with diverse customers and staff honoring different world views
Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families
Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves
Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; utilizes appropriate tools and staff resources along with sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations
Ability to organize and express information and ideas in written form to individuals as well as groups.
Current Medical Assistant certification by the AAMA or AMT or able to obtain within 6 months of hire
License Practical Nurse (LPN) through the MN Board of Nursing
Current BLS certification required upon hire
Prior phlebotomy experience is required
Previous experience in a clinic setting
Willingness and ability to work at other locations
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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.
Requisition ID 2019-35131
Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)
Speciality Clinical Support Staff
Location HealthEast Clinic-Woodwinds
Hours per 2 weeks 48
Department Cancer Care - Chemotherapy