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Description:

Schedule:

Surgery: Hours will vary on surgery days

  • Mondays
  • Wednesdays
  • Friday Mornings

Clinic:

  • Tuesdays (7:30 – 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.)
  • Thursdays (8:00 a.m. – 12:00 pm – 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.)
  • Friday afternoons (1:30 – 4:30 p.m.)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The essential duties of the position include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Key Functions:

  • Provides excellent customer service to patients by listening and appropriately serving patients.
  • Contributes to an overall positive work atmosphere through actions and attitude.
  • Relays relevant information to the appropriate internal staff.
  • Greets and escorts patients to examination room and prepares electronic health record (E.H.R.) and/or summary sheet for physician. This includes interviewing the patient to obtain a brief history of illness and pertinent diagnostic testing information performed prior to the office visit.
  • Maintains continuous flow of patients throughout the clinic. Assists patients as needed with walking, transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, and preparing for examination using appropriate means.
  • Obtains history and performing physical examinations
  • Order and/or diagnostic and therapeutic procedure(s)
  • Formulate a working diagnosis
  • Make hospital rounds, if applicable
  • Develop and implement a treatment plan
  • Monitor the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
  • Assist in surgery
  • Counsel and educate patients
  • When required, removes cast/splint for physician exam. May be asked to apply casting or soft bracing.
  • Draws injections when asked and prepares patients for receiving injections by applying ice and appropriate positioning.
  • Reports abnormal observations of patient condition or problems voiced by the patient immediately to physician/physician assistant.
  • Relays instructions to patients or family members as directed by the physician/physician assistant.
  • Assists physician/physician assistant with documenting patient care in the E.H.R and insuring that all services ordered are coded in the E.H.R. and on patient superbill.
  • Participates in office meetings and educational activities.
  • Maintains work area in neat and orderly manner.
  • Complies with HIPAA procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma, general education degree (GED), or certification from college or technical school or three to six months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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