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Medical Assistant / LPN Inver Grove Heights

Requisition #

59119BR

Physical Location

Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota

Posted Date

24-Oct-2019

Dept. Name

AHC Inver Grove Heights

Hours Per Week

34

Contract

Aspen 113 Clerical & Technical

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: 59119
  • Provide patient care support and assist providers as instructed by the physician, provider or RN
  • 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

Education

  • 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.
OR
  • Graduate of an LPN program.
  • Current MN LPN licensure required (current WI LPN licensure required if working in Wisconsin – WI License may be required for those positions that interact with WI patients by phone).

Qualification/Skills

REQUIRED:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills in order to positively impact the experience of care for our patients, external customers and internal service partners.
  • Ability to respond to various patient needs.
  • Good organization, problem solving and judgment skills.
  • Effective keyboarding skills and ability to navigate within an electronic medical record work environment

PREFERRED:

  • Minimum of one year clinic Medical Assistant or LPN experience
  • Experience working with electronic medical records program

Work Schedule

  • 34 hours per week
  • Day shift
  • Aspen 113 Clerical & Technical
  • Benefit eligible
  • Supporting an Internal Medicine provider
  • Schedule:
M, T, W - 0730-1700
Th, Fri - 0730-1230

Location/Community Information

Inver Grove Heights is a vibrant city known for its strong safe neighborhoods, excellent business climate, quality schools and outstanding parks and recreation. Located in Northern Dakota County, Inver Grove Heights is in close proximity to the Mississippi River Valley, which provides a beautiful natural setting and year-round recreational activities. Lakes, ponds, and wetlands cover many areas of the city. Residents have a wide choice of housing, ranging from apartments to large-lot estates.

Inver Grove Heights:

  • Located 10 miles south of St. Paul and 12 miles from the Mpls./St. Paul airport
  • Population = 30,000

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 #

59119BR
Nurse