Location: Waynesboro, VA

Allergy Partners of Charlottesville

Job Description

Position: Registered Nurse, LPN, or Registered or Certified Medical Assistant

Allergy Partners is the nation’s largest single-specialty practice in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Job Responsibilities/Requirements:

Coordinates patient care with physician, assists physician with assessment, gives medication pursuant to physician order and assists with administrative duties that further patient care.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school degree required
  • Virginia RN or LPN license, or CMA certificate required

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • At least one year of experience in clinical assisting
  • Able to do mathematical calculations
  • Comfortable using email and interacting with Internet applications
  • Knowledge of practice management and word processing software
  • Good communication skills
  • Neat, professional appearance
  • Experience with both pediatric and adult patient populations

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Clinical Support

  • Greets patient and escorts them from the waiting room to exam rooms; prepares patients for exam or treatment; takes vital signs
  • Provides assistance to physician when requested
  • Performs Spirometry and other breathing tests as ordered
  • Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization
  • Performs patient education when appropriate
  • Completes appropriate documentation in patient’s medical record
  • Calls in prescriptions as ordered by physician or nurse practitioner
  • Performs allergy prick testing and/or intradermal testing as ordered by physician
  • Administers allergy injections to shot patients as set forth on physician approved schedule
  • Monitors patient’s medical status for possible adverse reaction following receipt of allergy injection
  • Maintains emergency equipment, including oxygen, code kit, suction, etc…
  • Answers patient-related telephone calls and respond according to clinical protocol
  • Follows up to obtain referrals and insurance authorization as requested and needed
  • Maintains clinical supply stock and medication samples

Other

 

  • Maintains patient confidentiality; complies with HIPAA and compliance guidelines established by the practice
  • Maintains detailed knowledge of practice management and other computer software as it relates to job functions
  • Attends CPR, OSHA, HIPAA, and OIG training programs as required
  • Attends all regular meetings
  • Performs all other tasks and projects assigned by the Manager
  • May travel to satellite clinic on rare occasion for coverage

Email to apply: bxsaxton@allergypartners.com

Contact Details

Contact : Brandi Saxton

Email : bxsaxton@allergypartners.com

Fax : 434-977-0200

Phone : 434-951-2191