Clinical Assistant RN - Pediatrics

InterMed | Portland, ME

Posted Date 10/12/2017
Description
Job Responsibilities: • Assessment of provider schedules and organize patient flow • Assist providers with patient care: • Rooming patients • Assess patients’ general condition and take vital signs and weight • Collect specimens (as directed by provider) • Perform screenings per provider guidelines • Assist providers with procedures • Give injections and immunizations as directed by provider • Schedule outside procedures and tests (i.e. stress tests, colonoscopies, etc.) • Document all interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed or prescribed, hospital data in the medical record • Maintains structured data registries and Meaningful Use information • Provide patient education materials, communicate providers’ advice and instructions • Prepare, stock and clean exam room(s), maintain supplies and equipment for treatment • Coordinate patient needs by documenting and prioritizing phone calls • Fulfill clerical responsibilities which may include: • Obtaining lab/x-ray reports • Hospital notes • Referral information • Completing forms/requisitions as needed • Provide back-up support for other clinical staff as necessary • Special projects as assigned by lead, coordinator or manager
This position includes triaging patient phone calls and working on the phones
Job Qualifications: • Unencumbered RN license • Excellent professional judgment, phone skills and decision making ability • Professional appearance and demeanor • Flexibility and willingness to work as a team member • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks • Ability and willingness to provide excellent customer service to patients, InterMed colleagues and vendors
Other Job Information (if applicable): Full time, 40 hours a week. eight hour shift between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday through Friday. Occasional weekend coverage. Occasional evening coverage for triage until 6pm,  one time a month.   
Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Industry
Healthcare | Nursing

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