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Medical adjunct or LPN - Family Practice


March 15, 2019
Job location:
Cottage Grove, Oregon

Full Time
Allied Health


PeaceHealth is seeking a Medical adjunct or LPN - Family Practice for a 1.0 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours .
Req ID: 167631
Medical adjunct: In collaboration with the healthcare team, assists physicians/providers in the delivery of patient care working within the scope of practice for a Medical adjunct.
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 functions and responsibilities of rooming nurse, and clinical support nurse in the ambulatory patient care setting.
Medical adjunct:
   » 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.
   » Performs other tasks as assigned.
LPN 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.
   » Performs other tasks as assigned.
suitable education
Medical adjunct

   » Graduate of an accredited Medical adjunct or Medical Office adjunct 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.
   » Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
Medical adjunct
   » Must have current Medical National certification or be a National Registered Medical adjunct (RMA) at date of hire.¬ When referring to the National Certification requirements, the following are acceptable in meeting that requirement:?Certified Medical adjunct (CMA)through the American Association of Medical adjuncts (AAMA)
   » Registered Medical adjunct (RMA) through the American Medical Technologists (AMT)
   » Clinical Medical adjunct certification through the National Health Career Associates (NHA)
   » National Certified Medical adjunct through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
   » Clinical Medical adjunct Certification (CMAC) administered by the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA)
   » If uncertified, must have at least one year of practice as a clinical medical adjunct that qualifies applicant to take the national certification exam and must obtain national certification by date of hire.
LPN Clinic
   » Current LPN license in Oregon
   » Work requires moderate physical exertion 34 to 65% of the time.¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬
   » capability 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 tasks frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
   » Work requires active physical exertion up to 65% of the time.¬¬¬
   » capability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.¬¬¬¬
   » Work requires frequent exposure to conditions involving minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬
   » Job tasks frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your expertise and abilities, please attach a current CV with your application.
About PeaceHealth
PeaceHealth, located in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10¬medical centers serving both urban and rural communities all over the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.¬
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To lgain more about working at PeaceHealth and the¬ Cottage Grove ¬community please visit our homepage: .
Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this¬ three-minute video , and visit us on¬ Facebook ¬or¬ LinkedIn !
Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email¬ . Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.
Job location:¬ Cottage Grove , CGCH & SLMG (404)
Job Job Category:¬¬ Allied, Ancillary & Clinical Support ¬
Shift:¬¬ Day
Shift Length:¬ 8 Hours
FTE:¬ 1.0
Work Type:¬¬ Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at:¬ $ base for MA $17.98/base for LPN $21.75 , more depending on practice
Required¬Certifications/Licensure:¬ Basic Life Support; National Certified Medical adjunct
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job candidates and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a discapability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in conformity with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. Information technology is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all tasks, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes:¬Cottage Grove¬||¬Allied, Ancillary & Clinical Support¬|| Nursing adjunct, Medical adjunct, LPN¬||¬Full Time¬||¬FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS

Internal Number: BTI-167631

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About PeaceHealth
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-located care, every time, every touch.

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