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UnityPoint Health CMA/LPN-Weight Loss Clinic in West Des Moines, Iowa

UnityPoint Clinics

Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse

Monday-Friday 730a-430pm

Weight Loss Clinic

Full Time Benefits

Day in the Life Video:

https://vimeo.com/519238594/50cb4e5569

**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!

No holidays!

Care for a diverse patient population & serve your whole community!

Work in a team environment with providers and medical staff!

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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: 2021-91926

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

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Monday-Friday 7:30a-4:30pm

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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