1. Medical Assistant Supporting Clinical and Admin
Compensation: $13.00 to $16.00 hourly
Benefits Offered: 401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision
Employment Type: Full Time
We are currently seeking a Medical Assistant to join our team! You will focus on providing high quality patient care as part of a healthcare team.
- Prepares patients for examination and treatment.
- Take patient histories and vital signs.
- Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
- Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
- Assist physicians in preparing for in office treatments/procedures.
- Assists with scheduling of tests and treatments.
- Answer patient telephone calls
- Screens telephone calls for referral to physician.
- Provides general information on departmental policies and procedures.
- Notifies the Office Administrator when clinical and office supplies need replenishing
- Assist in maintaining patient files, records, and other information to contribute to accurate data gathering.
- Complies and condenses technical and statistical data for reports and records.
- Attends required meetings.
- Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.
- Maintains patient confidentiality
- Performs related work as required.
- Meet with patients and caregivers at the end of physician appointments.
- Schedule appointments, tests, and surgical procedures.
- Obtain pre-authorizations.
- Fax reports and records.
- Previous experience as a physician, surgeon or other medical fields
- Advanced knowledge of treatment and drug interactions
- Ability to build rapport with patients
- Strong attention to detail
- Strong leadership qualities
- High School diploma or GED
- Graduation from Medical Assistant training program.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience.
- Knowledge of medical practice and care to assist in giving patient care.
- Knowledge of medical examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures.
- Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
- Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.
- Skill in assisting in a variety of treatments and medications as directed.
- Skill in taking vital signs.
- Skill in maintaining records and recording test results.
- Skill in developing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public.
2.Registered Nurse Job Description: Top Duties and Qualifications
A Registered Nurse, or RN, is responsible for working with other healthcare professionals to help treat patients with various injuries, illnesses or disabilities. Their duties include communicating with Doctors and other Registered Nurses about patient needs, administering IVs and medications to aid their patients’ health and using medical equipment to monitor patients’ vital signs.
Registered Nurse duties and responsibilities
The duties of an RN may vary depending on the work environment, but they generally include the following:
- Observe and record patient behavior
- Perform physical examinations and diagnostic tests
- Collect patient health history
- Counsel and educate patients and their families on treatment plans
- Administer medication, change wound dressings and care for other treatment options
- Read and interpret patient information, making treatment decisions when appropriate
- Consult with supervisors and doctors to decide on the best treatment plan for patients
- Direct and supervise nurses, nurse assistants and nurse aides
- Research ways to improve healthcare processes and improve patient outcomes
- Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing
- Valid registration as a Registered Nurse in the State of Virginia
- Certified in Basic Life Support Training
- Minimum of 2 years of experience
3.Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Job Description: Top Duties and Qualifications
A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), or Licensed Vocational Nurse, is responsible for providing basic medical attention to patients and assessing their wellbeing as part of a larger medical team. Their duties include checking vital signs, recording a patient’s medical history and assisting patients with hygiene.
Licensed Practical Nurse duties and responsibilities
Licensed Practical Nurses assist medical staff in caring for patients. They have the following responsibilities:
- Monitor patient’s vitals and record them in their file
- Maintain the cleanliness and comfort of each patient, including bathing, feeding and dressing
- Assist nursing and medical staff with basic medical tasks, such as administering medication
- Update patient records in a confidential manner
- Evaluate the patient’s wellbeing, reporting any needs to medical staff
- Explain treatments and procedures to patients and families
- Change dressings and bandages, ensuring patients are healing properly
- Move patients from wheelchairs, beds and gurneys
- Graduate of an accredited school with a Practical Nursing Program
- Valid registration as an LPN in the State of Virginia
- Minimum of 2 years of experience
- Abilities to write routine reports and required correspondence
- Ability to respond professionally
- Must be able to appropriately respond to and maintain confidential information at all times