Medical Assistant, LPN, or RN

Date of Posting:                               January 20, 2022

Position:                                           Medical Assistant, LPN, or RN

Location:                                          Memphis-Briarcrest / Southaven / Hernando

Work Days/Hours:                           Fulltime, Mon-Fri, varies


 

Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent GED.
  • Graduate of a medical assistant program (MA) or accredited nursing school (LPN/RN). On the job experience may be considered as an alternative to professional schooling.
  • Current state license or certification to work in TN and MS if applicable.
  • Basic Life Support- CPR Certification or ability to obtain prior to start date.
  • One year of work experience, preferably in an outpatient clinical setting.
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills; this is a patient facing position.
  • Ability to multi-task, self-motivated and willing to learn in a fast-paced environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Interacts effectively with providers, peers, patients, family members and vendors as appropriate.
  • Assists patients, assembles chart information, and schedules patient appointments.
  • Assists with patient flow, triage, rooming patients, and patient care as assigned.
  • Competently and accurately obtains and records patient information including patient history and medications
  • Takes and records vital signs as directed; assists provider(s) in clinic.
  • Quickly and efficiently responds to patient inquires and requests
  • Coordinates scheduling for referrals, diagnostics tests, surgeries, physical therapy, DME, etc.
  • Tracks test results and reports for provider review.
  • Other tasks as assigned by supervisor or physician.

 

Qualified applicants should send their resume and contact information to:

Erin Lewis via email at elewis@orthosouth.org.