UnityPoint Health CMA/LPN-Weight Loss Clinic in West Des Moines, Iowa
Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse
Weight Loss Clinic
Full Time Benefits
Day in the Life Video:
**Eligible for bonus only if you are an external candidate.
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!
Perks of working in a clinic:
Monday-Friday schedules with work/life balance!
Care for a diverse patient population & serve your whole community!
Work in a team environment with providers and medical staff!
Assist provider and other clinical staff with obtaining basic vital information preparing patient for examination, treatment and minor surgical procedures.
Responsible for tracking system for follow-up appointments related to office visits, laboratory tests and procedures to regularly follow patients monitoring disease status.
Schedule referrals for patients with specialist or outpatient as requested by the provider. Complete appropriate forms or requisitions needed for referrals or lab testing, including appropriate CPT/ICD-9 coding.
Answer questions and provide teaching to patients and family members.
Facilitate and support relationships between providers (e.g. within clinic, referring) and with ancillary services.
Thoroughly understand anatomical impact (phases/stages, thresholds) for clinic specialty services including co-morbidities and influences impacting patient care and treatment.
Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants or Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses.
Current CMA certification through one of the of the following credentialing body; AAMA, AMT, NCCT or NMA.
Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa/Illinois for Licensed Practical Nurse.
Previous clinical experience in a medical office preferred.
BLS and Mandatory Reporter certification.
Computer data entry experience.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to work as a team member.
Requisition ID: 2021-91287
Street: 6600 Westown Pkwy
Name: 9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
Name: Weight Loss - DM
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org