Allina Health Medical Assistant / LPN (Faribault) in Minneapolis, Minnesota

AdvertisementMedical Assistant / LPN (Faribault) Requisition # 33593BR Business Unit name Allina Health Clinics Physical Location Minneapolis, Minnesota Posted Date 19-May-2017 Schedule Type Full-Time Dept. Name Surgery West Hours Per Week 40 Contract FC MLPNA Clinical Technicians Introduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health. Responsibilities Req ID: 33593 Provide patient care support and assist providers as instructed by the physician, provider or RN Room patients, manage patient flow and obtain adequate patient medical information/data Receive or initiate patient phone calls and follow practice or protocol while gathering pertinent data regarding the reason for call or patient request Actively engage in Team Communication, huddles or other activities Schedule/cancel appointments for existing patients following standard practice Clean, prepare, organize and re-stock exam rooms Perform other duties as assigned Education Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program that meets Allina Health requirements for education programs or Graduate of an accredited LPN program Qualification/Skills Experience Prefer minimum of one year clinic Medical Assistant or LPN experience Experience working with electronic medical records program strongly preferred Skills Ability to: Utilize customer service skills in order to positively impact the experience of care for our patients, external customers and internal service partners Establish and maintain effective communication and excellent customer service skills Respond to various patient needs Communicate and work within a team environment effectively Perform vital signs, documentation, infection control, medication administration and emergency procedures (IE: CPR). Maintain good organization, problem solving and judgment Follow all procedures and protocols for assigned work area Standing for long periods of time with some bending, stooping, and stretching Lifting patients to a maximum of 32 lbs. except in an emergency (i.e. patient falling) May lift items up to 50 lbs. Keyboard and navigate within an electronic medical record work environment Licensure/Certification Current MN LPN licensure or Medical Assistant: must obtain AAMA certification or AMT Registration within 6 months from date of hire. Non-Certified only through acquisition or grandfathered by special exception BLS certification within 30 days of hire Work Schedule Hours may vary between 7:30-5:00pm Monday-Friday Location/Community Information Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you