CMA/Registration Clerk-Float in Roxboro, NC at Person Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Person Memorial Hospital

Performs routine clinical and administrative duties in support of assigned area or office.

Essential Functions

Under the supervision of physician or nurse, assists with performing patient assessments and treatments.

Performs basic diagnostic procedures and specimen collection. Monitors and communicates changes in patient condition. Documents patient care given.

Maintains equipment and medical supplies, including reordering, stocking, cleaning, and troubleshooting. Maintains examination areas.

Performs administrative or clerical duties as assigned, including filing, reception, scheduling, data entry, and patient registration.

Triage incoming patients; perform CPR and other emergency measures, if necessary.

Escort patients to exam rooms; take histories and vital signs; prepare patients for examination.

Assist providers in examination and treatment of patients, minor surgeries, and physicals.

Stock and set up exam rooms with necessary equipment and supplies.

Clean and sterilize instruments.

Process referral and prior authorization requests in accordance with company protocol.

Utilize electronic medical software to record patient information in compliance with HIPAA/confidentiality guidelines.

Dispense medication as directed by providers.

Collect and process lab specimens.

Perform glucose monitoring.

Provide wound care and perform suture removal as directed by provider.

Communicate with patient, pharmacy, and physician inquiries within the scope of practice; involve provider as needed.

Perform accurate and timely input of data into EMR and Clockwise.

Prepare patients for radiological procedures and take x-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety.

Protect patients, staff, and self from radiation exposure by practicing sound procedures which meet or exceed industry standards.

Obtain quality diagnostic radiographs as requested by providers and maintain a repeat rate of 2% or less.

Develop and process radiological film.

Log completed radiological procedures, completing paperwork accurately and on time and identifying and filing reports as required.

Ensure that all radiological equipment is in good working condition and in compliance with applicable laws and regulations, immediately reporting any equipment malfunction to the Clinical Coordinator.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

□ High school diploma or equivalent required

□ Two years of college X Preferred □ Required

Successful completion of training as a medical assistant. Successful completion of Radiology Tech/X-Ray training.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:□ Basic Life Support (BLS) □ Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) □ Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) □ Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) □ Perioperative Nurse (CNOR) □Other__________________________ □Other_________________________

 

Technology proficiency: Ability to use practice management and EMR software with confidence and to utilize online lab programs accurately and independently.

Licenses:

Current ARRT x-ray certification


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