Minidoka Memorial Hospital
Job Title: Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) / Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
Reports To: RHC Practice Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
The Clinic LPN/CMA provides direct and indirect patient care under the direction of Clinical Staff. The Clinic LPN/CMA works under the direction of the clinic manager on non-clinical matters, and is responsible for pleasant and effective communication with the public promoting positive office image. Responsible for the rendering of basic supervised nursing care to patients in this facility in support of the physicians, nurse practitioners, and the physician’s assistant; maintaining accurate and up to date entry of patient data within the clinic electronic health record to allow efficient review on demand during patient office appointments; and establishing and maintaining quality, confidential patient care.
Duties and Responsibilities
· Ability to deal tactfully and effectively with patients (and their families), coworkers, hospital staff and physician
· Add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
· Compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
The work environment described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The noise level in the work environment is sometimes loud. Other conditions include Blood-Borne Pathogens, and Physical, Chemical, and Respiratory Hazards.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and depth perception.
MMH provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetic, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.
Assists in answering clinic telephone calls in a professional manner; Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) / Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). Current licensure as an LPN or CMA in the State of Idaho. MMH provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex,...