Medical Assistant - Neurology Specialist Norfolk

6 days left

Location
Norfolk, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 29, 2018
Closes
Dec 22, 2018
Ref
116555BR
Function
Administrative
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Other
PREFERRED:-Minimum of one year experience in a healthcare setting or one year experience as an EMT, Paramedic, and/or Corpsman preferred.-Phlebotomy experience preferred, plus experience with electronic medical records.

Responsibilities:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the supervision of an RN or Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) in the clinical setting, within the scope of practice dictated by the State Boards of Nursing. The LPN demonstrates professional and clinical knowledge relative to designated clinical practice setting in the delivery of direct patient care, adhering to the level of verified competency dictated by the site specific program. The LPN works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support and communicate effectively with other licensed independent practitioners (Physicians, NP, PA) in collaboration while providing care and treatment for patients, clinical support and teaching for patient and family members, and adheres to the legal and ethical standards of nursing practice. Maintains all certifications and licensure relevant to clinical practice setting. LPN manages responsibilities of workload with accuracy, provides excellence in customer service, performs testing, medication administration and the implementation of nursing interventions and care plans to support a holistic approach to patient care. The LPN serves as patient advocate in the prevention of illness or disease.

Qualifications:

Education Level
High School Diploma or GED

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Other
REQUIRED
Certification or Registration Medical Assistant
MUST be with one of the following Organizations
AAMA
AMT
NCCT
NAHP
NHA
AMCA

BLS required within 90 days of hire

NOTE: Existing Medical Assistants hired prior to 12/1/14 may obtain the Cert MA or Reg MA certification or obtain the Assessment Based Recognition Order Entry (ABR-OE) prior to 6/30/15.

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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