Under immediate supervision, supports providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants) in provision of patient care; includes recording vital signs, discussing chief health concerns, performing testing, and administering injections; assists with procedures and documentation.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics:
Knowledge of medical terminology
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Customer service skills
Ability to maintain schedules
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to exert physical effort, standing, lifting, and carrying materials or equipment
Ability to respond to questions in a tactful and professional manner
Ability/willingness to adhere to the established departmental service standards
Assists with providing patient care: records vital signs; discusses and records chief health concerns; assists physicians with procedures. performs tests; administers injections.
Performs tests and administers injections
Places phone calls to pharmacies to order prescriptions; sets-up referral contacts.
Maintains neatness of work area; stocks patient rooms with supplies. Reviews inventory of drugs/supplies.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent; supplemented withÂ LPNÂ licensure. Relevant clinical experience preferred.
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