BellinghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bellingham jobs

Medical Assistant or LPN - Oncology

Company: Peace Health
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Job Description:

Job DescriptionDescriptionPeaceHealth is seeking a Medical Assistant or LPN in the Oncology dept. for a Per Diem/Relief position. Starting wage for Medical Assistant $18.62, more depending on experienceStarting wage for LPN Clinic $22.19, more depending on experienceJOB SUMMARYMedical Assistant: In collaboration with the healthcare team, assists physicians/providers in the delivery of patient care working within the scope of practice for a Medical Assistant.LPN Clinic: Responsible for ensuring delivery of quality nursing care to clinic patients as directed by clinic's healthcare providers. The Clinic LPN functions as a care member of the interdisciplinary care team and fulfills/shares the roles and responsibilities of rooming nurse, and clinical support nurse in the ambulatory patient care setting.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSMedical Assistant:* Prepares patients for examination and treatment or anesthesia interview as applicable. Takes and records patient history and vital signs as applicable.* Prepares exam and/or treatment rooms; select, setup and maintain medical supplies and equipment for all examinations, procedures and/or anesthesia interview as applicable.* Gives injections, applies splints and dressings, and facilitates simple wound management under provider orders.* Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.* May transport specimens.* May assist in scheduling patients for tests, initial and follow up appointments.* May maintain patient files, records, and other information including entry of data into electronic medical record.* May provide phone screening of patient to appropriate clinical staff and/or physician.* Collaborates with a variety of personnel and departments to ensure smooth clinic operations.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSLPN - Clinic:* Assess and implement patient care under supervision. Prepares patient for examination.* Provide direct patient care. Assists provider with examination and treatment of patient as directed.* Under the oversight of provider, may be responsible for telephone triage using age specific triage protocol books and computerized resources.* Document patient care in health record according to department standards.* Obtains and conveys information to and from patients, pharmacies, and other providers as directed and supervised by a licensed provider; may obtain referral authorizations for treatment as directed by provider.* Ensures own professional effectiveness through continued education and professional development.QUALIFICATIONSEDUCATION:Medical Assistant* Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant or Medical Office Assistant program is required. An approved educational program/course of study that allows caregivers to sit for the MOA certification exam will be considered (e.g. Associate's degree in Allied Health).LPN Clinic* Graduate of an accredited State Board of Nursing LPN program required.EXPERIENCE / TRAINING:Medical Assistant:* New grad Medical Assistants are welcome and make a great addition to our teamLPN Clinic:* One year clinical experience as an LPN preferred.* Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs.LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:* Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.Medical Assistant* State of Washington Medical Assistant - certified licensure required.* State of Washington Medical Assistant - Interim Certified credential accepted. Caregiver must obtain Medical Assistant- Certified (Non-Interim) credential within 12 months of date of issuance of interim credential by the State of Washington* National Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) preferredLPN Clinic* Current licensure as an LPN in Washington StatePHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:* Work requires moderate physical exertion 34 to 65% of the time.* Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.* Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation, or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids daily.* Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

Keywords: Peace Health, Bellingham , Medical Assistant or LPN - Oncology, Healthcare , Bellingham, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


In Home Caregiver/Companion - Flexible Scheduling
Description: Find a caregiver job today - no experience required Companion caregivers and certified caregivers welcomed to apply. Answer a few questions, submit your profile, and get a call for an interview within (more...)
Company: CareInHomes
Location: Redmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

CT Tech
Description: CT Technician - Travel Contract CT Techniciantrustaff currently has a travel position available for a CT Tech. This assignment is for an immediate start with a reputable facility seeking an experienced (more...)
Company: trustaff
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,866 per week
Description: trustaff is seeking a travel nurse RN Med Surg for a travel nursing job in Kirkland, Washington.Job Description Requirements ul li Specialty: Med Surg li Discipline: RN li Start Date: ASAP (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: 09/27/2020


Caregivers needed in your area
Description: ATTENTION CAREGIVERS Are you looking for an in-home caregiver position that offers great pay, extensive benefits, AND flexible hours
Company: CareInHomes
Location: Redmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Travel Nurse RN - Progressive Care Unit - $2,338 per week
Description: American Mobile Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN Progressive Care Unit for a travel nursing job in Kirkland, Washington.Job Description Requirements ul li Specialty: Progressive Care Unit (more...)
Company: American Mobile Healthcare
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Travel Nurse RN Trauma Surgery ORRN
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Trauma Surgery RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Redmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Technician - Float
Description: Job Description As a Pharmacy Technician I - Sterile Compounding you will
Company: CVS Health
Location: Redmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Travel Nurse RN - ICU - Intensive Care Unit - $2,254 per week
Description: NuWest Travel Nursing is seeking a travel nurse RN ICU - Intensive Care Unit for a travel nursing
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Travel - RN/RN-Med/Surg
Description: Come work at LRS Healthcare, the leading company in our industry. We re proud of our 4.7 rating on Glassdoor and 4.6 rating on Indeed. We are seeking to hire a talented traveling Med Surg to join our (more...)
Company: LRS Healthcare
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: 09/27/2020

L&D RN
Description: Our Story: Fusion isn't just a job it's a lifestyle. Our actions are rooted in ensuring everyone we touch has a better life. Here, we don't just work hard and play hard every day we do it with a purpose. (more...)
Company: Fusion Medical Staffing
Location: Edmonds
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Bellingham RSS job feeds