Clinic LPN or Medical Assistant – Glenwood

Glenwood Medical Center is seeking a full-time LPN or Medical Assistant to work with a family medicine physician. All clinic LPNs and Medical Assistants are cross-trained with other clinic staff and may work at Brooten Medical Center and Starbuck Medical Center as needed to help cover vacations, etc.

Basic Description:

Assist physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with patient care as needed within the scope of your license. Maintain a high standard of quality healthcare, and inform and support patients.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Current LPN or Medical Assistant license.
  • Current State License in good standing.
  • Clinic experience optimal.
  • Must meet physical requirements of the job.
  • Must adhere to HIPAA requirements.
  • Experience in a clinic setting preferred but not required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Clean, prepare and restock exam rooms.
  • Direct patients to exam rooms and monitor vitals.
  • Assess patients as to severity of complaint or injury and the expediency to which should be seen by a physician.
  • Assist physician with procedures as directed.
  • Administer medications and allergy shots as ordered.
  • Direct patients to other locations within the facility as needed.
  • Complete all request slips.
  • Schedule mammograms, CT scans, ultrasounds, surgery, or any outpatient procedures as directed by the physician.
  • Perform hearing and tympanogram tests for individuals and companies; UA collection for routine and company drug screens; ear washes; BPV’s; EKG’s; immunizations; dressing changes.
  • Send reports of pap smears, mammogram results or any follow-up calls (including Labs) to patients under the direction of the physician.
  • Explain procedures and preparation to patient.
  • Clean instruments and package for sterilization.
  • Intercede and screen phone calls for physician or nurse practitioner.
  • Record prescription refills in patient charts.
  • Organize and control sample medications.
  • Take inventory of stock supplies and recorder as necessary.
  • Set up referral appointments with other clinics and physicians.
  • May have to draw blood from patients, take x-rays, do audiology testing. If this is directed, employee will be provided support and training to accomplish these duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Performance Standards:

  • To provide patients with the quality care they deserve and expect in a courteous and concerned atmosphere.
  • To get along with co-workers and do the best job possible.
  • Regular attendance is necessary for continued employment.
  • Must receive annual influenza vaccine.

Schedule:

  • Full-Time
  • Weekend rotation at Glenwood Medical Center’s Walk-In Clinic.

How to Apply:

  • Apply Online
  • Download, print, and mail completed application or resume to: Dana Gorghuber, HR Manager, 10 Fourth Ave SE, Glenwood, MN 56334

GRHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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