M Health Fairview has an immediate opening for a Medical Assistant/LPN at the Maplewood Cancer Clinic located in Maplewood, MN.
This is a 0.8 FTE (64 hours/two week pay period), benefits-eligible position.
$4000 New Hire Bonus is offered for this opening!
Duties for the MA/LPN role include but are not limited to the following:
Escorts patients to infusion/exam room and appropriately documents information
Gathers accurate information during phone conversion with patients. Returns phone calls promptly under direction of clinician
Prepares and administers medications and injections as directed by a clinician
Performs and assists with procedures and treatments as directed by clinician
Processes prescription refill requests, adhering to established clinic protocols for electronic refill requests
Demonstrates and promotes understanding of high quality patient care; utilizes evidence based medicine and partners with provider and clinic staff to reach HealthEast clinical quality measures
Performs laboratory specimen collection and processing to ensure the accurate and appropriate performance of patient testing while maintaining patient dignity, comfort and confidentiality
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned
Basic ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, epic EHR, etc.)
Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection
Ability to interact effectively, listen actively and develop positive working relationships with diverse customers and staff honoring different world views
Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families
Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves
Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; utilizes appropriate tools and staff resources along with sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations
Ability to organize and express information and ideas in written form to individuals as well as groups.
Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program or LPN
Basic Life Support Certification
Ambulatory Care Experience
Other Required Skills
Excellent customer service, public relations and communication skills.
Ability to prioritize and work with a fluctuation in workload while working independently.
Demonstrates focus on customer service/patient experience with every interaction.
Ability to work as an effective team member to provide exceptional care.
Ability to demonstrate critical thinking skills.
Ability to embrace change and engage in ongoing process improvement.
Ability to keyboard and utilize computer programs.
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.