Location: Pinehurst, NC
Certified Medical Assistant or License Practical Nurse
Allergy Partners of Pinehurst is seeking a Certified Medical Assistant or LPN to work in our practice. Allergy Partners is the nation’s largest single-specialty practice in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
This is a full time position, four days a week. We are open Monday-Thursday. This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Full Benefits Package:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Supplemental Insurance, Life Insurance, Flex Spending, 401k, STD, LTD, Holidays Off, Paid Time Off
JOB SUMMARY: Primary responsibilities will be to administer allergy injections and other required medications as ordered and as per protocol, perform skin testing and pulmonary function testing, triage patients, refill medications, obtain prior authorizations and any other functions as determined by the practice manager.
•High school degree required
•LPN must hold a current state license
•CMA certificate required
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
•At least one year of experience in clinical assisting preferred
•Comfortable using email and interacting with Internet applications
•Knowledge of practice management and word processing software
•Experience with Centricity EMR a plus
•Good communication skills
•Able to multi-task and handle fast pace clinic
•Neat, professional appearance
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, THE FOLLOWING:
•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.
•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.
•Advises clinical coordinator of any items that need to be reordered and or medical supplies needed.
•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.
Typical Physical Demands:Position requires full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Involves standing and walking. Employee will occasionally be asked to lift and carry items weighing up to 30 pounds. Normal visual acuity and hearing are required. Employee will work under stressful conditions, and be exposed to bodily fluids on a regular basis.
Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Email to apply: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact : Sue Dinner, Practice Manager
Email : email@example.com
Fax : 910-295-6524
Phone : 910-295-6661