Job Posting for:           Medical Assistant or LPN

Date of Posting:      5/14/2020

Status:                              Fulltime

Division:                  OrthoMemphis

Number of Openings:    2

Department:           Clinical Staff

Reports To:                      Lead MA

Location:                 All Locations

Employment Category: Hourly

Hours:                     Mon-Fri; varies

Direct Reports:                None

 

Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent GED.
  • Graduate of a medical assistant program (MA) or accredited nursing school (LPN). 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:

  • Interact effectively with providers, peers, patients, family members and vendors as appropriate.
  • Assist patients, assemble chart information and scheduled patient appointments.
  • Assist 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; assist 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.