Medical Assistant Wound Care Casual hours, not full time
Methodist Health System Omaha, NE
Purpose of Job
Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
Standing (Floor Only)
Walking (Floor Only)
Sitting (Phone Only)
Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, C at Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
Explosives (pressurized gas)
Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) Blood or Body Fluid (BBF)
Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
Essential Job Functions
Essential Functions I
Prepares exam rooms and equipment to facilitate treatment and examination of patients by setting up instruments/equipment and stocking supplies.
Prepares exam rooms and medical equipment according to provider protocol 95% of the time.
Rooms are turned around in a timely manner.
Independently manages all ordering, stocking and supplying of the clinic and exam rooms.
Independently manages all equipment sterilization needs for department by working with sterile processing and ensures all equipment is returned to the appropriate room/area within acceptable time.
Prepares patient for exam by reviewing Electronic Medical Records (EMR), completing the patient check in process, obtains information relevant to patient needs and documenting accurately in Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
Prepares patient for exam by following provider protocol in a timely manner.
Completes patient checkin process; eight, Weight, blood pressure, fall risk, pain assessment, depression risk assessment.
Documents thoroughly and accurately in EMR within 24 hours.
Provides patient care duties:
Prepares patient for provider exam as directed by removing bandages and cleansing wound per wound clinic established protocol.
Assists provider with hands on treatments such as but not limited to; positioning, lifting, or as directed by provider and within the scope of licensure.
Provides wound treatment or completes procedure as prescribed by provider.
Maintains work areas to ensure healthy environment conditions by cleaning and organizing equipment, rooms and work space:
Organizes and maintains all clinical care stock.
Organizes, cleans, restocks all exam and clinical areas independently.
Keeps supplies up to date and appropriately disposes any out dated materials.
At the direction of the provider provides patient and family education.
Covers the front reception area as directed.
Serves as a back up to secretary as directed.
Answers phone professionally.
Assist with intake, scheduling and other duties as assigned.
Provides appropriate care specific to Age Specific Criteria.
Essential Functions II
Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.
Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Behavior and company policies/procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
| Date Posted
December 7, 2018
| Date Closes
February 5, 2019
| Located In
| Work At
NE Methodist Hospital
7:30am - 4:00pm hours per week
| SOC Category
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