Clinical LPN or Medical Assistant
ORA Orthopedics - Bettendorf, IA

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We currently have a full time opening in our Bettendorf clinic for an LPN or a Medical Assistant. The responsibilites of this position are as follows:
  • Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms; prepares for physician's visits by obtaining initial information and vital signs
  • Checks patients' medical records for pertinent data; reviews and maintains current patient information/demographic data
  • Inputs new data into patients medical records; ensuring accuracy
  • Responsible for drawing up injections and assisting with injections
  • Responsible for removing staples and sutures and performing dressing changes
  • Assists Physician in minor medical procedures and anticipate their needs for instruments and supplies
  • Responsible for ordering x-rays, along with splint and cast removals
  • Schedules patients for testing, medical procedures and surgeries
  • Inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and equipment condition; stocks and maintains rooms and nurses' stations with adequate supplies
  • Educates patients and their caregivers regarding specific care as instructed by the physician
Job Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of basic nursing principals and protocols
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of personal computer applications and Electronic Medical Record
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and assist in lifting patients up to 300lbs
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with patients, families, and staff from diverse backgrounds
Education: High school diploma or equivalent, LPN License or MA certificate is required

Experience: One year of previous LPN or MA experience is preferred

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