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Category: Allied Health/ Other Nursing Schedule: FT-Flex
Facility: Nashoba Valley Medical Center Shift: Varied Day Shifts
Department: NVS Pain Management Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm
Req Number: 42319 Union: Yes
Job Details: Certification is required.

Job Summary:
Functions in the role of a medical assistant on the health care team.
Performs work to meet schedules and to facilitate quality team health care to
ambulatory patients. Reports significant observations and patient problems through
proper channels. Maintains confidentiality of patient records and problems; treats
patients and families with respect. Maintains a clean, orderly and safe patient
environment. Attends in-service programs appropriate to the clinical areas. Performs
non-nursing functions, which impact and contribute to the quality of patient care.

Responsibilities:

Performs work to meet schedules and to facilitate quality team
health care to ambulatory patients. Reports significant observations and patient
problems through proper channels. Maintains confidentiality of patient records and
problems; treats patients and families with respect. Maintains a clean, orderly and
safe patient environment. Attends in-service programs appropriate to the clinical
areas. Performs non-nursing functions, which impact and contribute to the quality of
patient care. Skilled in the following procedures: Phlebotomy, Electrocardiography,
Patient Histories Cross-train with front desk staff. Terminal cleaning/infection control.
Documents vital signs, height, weight, BP, and BMI on progress note. Assists with
procedures. Prepares the patient and equipment. Cleans instruments and equipment
as needed. Provides and maintains supplies, equipment and linen for the assigned
clinical areas. Practices and adheres to Universal Precautions Manages patient flow.

Qualifications:

Graduate/completion of a medical assistant program with
certification. Previous experience in a health care setting as a medical or nursing
assistant.



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