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CMA-CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT II-ORTHOPEDICS CLINIC

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Employer Name:   Catholic Health Initiatives
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Last Updated On:   7/13/2017
Job Title: 
CMA-CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT II-ORTHOPEDICS CLINIC
Job Category:   Clinical:Lab/MT/MLT/Phlebotomy
Location:   Omaha
Nebraska
 
Job Description:   **CMA-CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT II-ORTHOPEDICS CLINIC** **Description** Job Summary: Under the direction of the health care provider, Medical Assistant II is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes the safety and well being of all patients. Accurately preforms preliminary physical tests such as: measures blood pressure, records weight, temperature, pulse and respirations and other measures as directed by established clinical protocols. Essential Duties: * Perform general patient care by following established standards and procedures. * Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider. * Obtain and record vital signs including but not limited to, blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug allergies, and current medications and presenting problem. * May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis. * Administer ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection, topically, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration. * May perform routine tests including but not limited to EKG’s. * Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follows up to ensure completion of testing. * Communicate with patient regarding test results and plan of care by phone or mail as directed by physician. * Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; keep patient exam rooms stocked, clean and orderly; dispose of contaminated items according to protocol. * Document patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in the medical record as directed by the provider. * Escalate non-routine issues, questions and/or concerns to the practice manager or healthcare provider(s). * Ensure safety checklists/quality controls are completed as required. * Provide for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights. * Perform other duties as assigned by practice manager, MA Lead or as requested by healthcare provider(s). **Qualifications** **Certifications and Experience:** * High school diploma or equivalent required. * Current/valid Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification required or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) required if applicable. * Successfully completed Medication Aide 40-hour course or current/valid Medication Aide certification by state agency required if applicable. * May require specialized training such as Non-Certified Radiologic Technician (NCT). * Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) required. **Job** Licensed/Registered Medical Professionals (Non-Nursing) **Primary Location** NEBRASKA-OMAHA-LAKESIDE PROFESSIONAL CENTER N **Daily Schedule** M-F **Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period** 80 **Weekends Required** None **Req ID:** 2017-R0117797
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Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) is a national nonprofit health system with headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. The faith-based system operates in 17 states and includes 78 hospitals; 40 long-term care, assisted- and residential-living facilities; two community health-services organizations; two accredited nursing colleges; and home health agencies.

With total annual revenues of more than $10.7 billion and approximately 83,000 employees, CHI ranks as the nation’s second-largest faith-based health system. In fiscal year 2012, CHI provided more than $715 million in charity care and community benefit, including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research.

Catholic Health Initiatives is committed to:
  • Creating new ministries that build healthy communities
  • Reaching new milestones in clinical quality and compassionate care
  • Implementing an agenda of social justice
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