Ministry Health Care Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse - Ascension Medical Group - Schofield (Full-time, 40 hrs/wk (Wausau, WI) in Schofield, Wisconsin
Title: Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse - Ascension Medical Group - Schofield (Full-time, 40 hrs/wk (Wausau, WI) Location: WI-Schofield-Clinic - 1699 Schofield Ave Job Number: R-1412841
Ascension Medical Group Schofield is looking for a passionate
Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse to join their team full-time!
Our mission is to provide extraordinary care for patients from all walks of life and diverse cultural and family backgrounds. We aim to create a learning and healing environment with our patients, and to provide high-quality, compassionate, personalized care.
As a Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse in this clinic, you will:
Assist the clinician and perform specific procedures when requested. Monitor the patient during procedures and report observations. Recognize the need to seek the assistance of a clinician or registered nurse. Check-in patients; obtain medical history, record patient information, including vital signs, measurements, purpose for the visit, current list of medications, allergies, and other department specific criteria. Prepare patients for examination. Demonstrate knowledge of the aseptic technique. Provide emergency care to patients including Basic Life Support per protocol, when necessary. Perform venipuncture for laboratory blood draws. Administer limited medications, including injections, complying with policies and procedures. Assist with data collection via telephone. Refer patients who require further teaching interventions to a clinician and/or registered nurse. Provide clerical and organizational support to facilitate optimal care. Organize and maintain equipment and supplies. Provide basic laboratory analysis if specimens.
This position is full-time, 40 hours/week. Clinic hours are 7AM to 7PM Monday and Tuesday through Friday 8AM to 5PM. Approximately every 6 th Saturday. The Medical Assistant/LPN will work variable hours during this time. Qualifications: Medical Assistant
Successful completion of a Medical Assistant program and the completion of certification / registration required. Certified Medical Assistant or Registered Medical Assistant required, preferably through one of the following:
• American Association of Medical Assistants (CMA)
• American Medical Technologists (RMA)
Licensed Practical Nurse:
Graduate of accredited school of nursing required. One year professional nursing experience is preferred. Valid Wisconsin LPN license is required. CPR certification or to achieve certification within first year is required. Job: Medical Assistants