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Medical Assistant / LPN Podiatry Sign On Bonus

Requisition #

57917BR

Physical Location

Edina, Minnesota

Posted Date

26-Sep-2019

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

Podiatry - Foot and Ankle

Hours Per Week

30

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 57917
  • Provide patient care support and assist providers as instructed by the physician
  • Room patients, manage patient flow and obtain adequate patient medical information/data
  • Receive or initiate patient phone calls and follow practice or protocol while gathering pertinent data regarding the reason for call or patient request
  • Actively engage in Team Communication, huddles or other activities
  • Schedule/cancel appointments for existing patients following standard practice
  • Clean, prepare, organize and re-stock exam rooms
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Schedule Surgery

Education

  • Graduate of an accredited LPN program and current MN LPN licensure or
  • Applicants with less than 6 months of Medical Assistant experience must have graduated from an accredited medical assisting school with a clinical externship.
  • BLS certification within 30 days of hire.

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Prefer minimum of one year Medical Assistant or LPN experience
  • Experience working with electronic medical records program strongly preferred
Skills
  • Ability to:
  • Utilize customer service skills in order to positively impact the experience of care for our patients, external customers and internal service partners
  • Establish and maintain effective communication and excellent customer service skills
  • Respond to various patient needs
  • Communicate and work within a team environment effectively
  • Perform vital signs, documentation, infection control, medication administration and emergency procedures (IE: CPR)
  • Maintain good organization, problem solving and judgment
  • Follow all procedures and protocols for assigned work area
  • Standing for long periods of time with somebending, stooping, and stretching
  • Lifting patients to a maximum of 32 lbs. except in an emergency (i.e. patient falling)
  • May lift items up to 50 lbs
  • Keyboard and navigate within an electronic medical record work environment

Work Schedule

This position will primarily support podiatrists in the metro region, working primarily out of the Allina Health metro clinics, including Edina, Plymouth, and Minneapolis.
  • 30 hours per week
  • Monday-Friday. Time can vary between 7:00 am - 5:30 pm, depending on the day
  • Schedule is determined and may change based on business need
  • Will need to travel to additional clinic locations in the metro to support other podiatrists as needed
  • No weekends
  • Benefit eligible
  • Non-contract

Location/Community Information

Edina has gained a national reputation for its fine companies, good schools and community service projects. Edina is easily accessible and minutes from the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport, Mall of America, their thriving downtown, numerous neighborhood and regional shopping areas, and many parks and lakes.

Edina:

  • Located 10 miles Southwest of Minneapolis
  • Population = 47,425
  • Service Area = 967,100

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

57917BR
Nurse, Patient Care Suppt / Nrsg Asst