Clinical Care Associate

  • Central Vermont Medical Center
  • 130 fisher road Berlin Vermont 05602 United States
  • Posted: Mar 10, 2019
Full-time Nursing

Job Description

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of the Office Providers, the Office Nurses and the Office Supervisor, the Clinical Care Associate is responsible to monitor patient flow in order to insure efficient and timely medical intervention of patients’ medical needs.  The Clinical Care Associate  is responsible for the basic clinical duties needed in preparing a patient.  In addition, the Clinical Care Associate will work with the nursing staff and the front office staff to assure efficient and effective operations in the practice.  The Clinical Care Associate will maintain absolute confidentiality of all patients’ records, medical treatment and diagnosis and abide with all policies and procedures of the practice.

 

BASIC KNOWLEDGE

Graduate from an approved Medical Assistant Course or its equivalent in clinical and office support knowledge with previous medical office experience or VT LNA license. Must have prior knowledge of computer operation, and 1-3 years of experience in a medical office setting preferred. Excellent typing skills a must.

 

EXPERIENCE

Prefer one to three years experience in a medical office setting.  Prefer experience with computer scheduling. Excellent typing skills are a must.

 

INDEPENDENT ACTION

Under the general supervision of the provider, Clinical and/or Clerical Office Supervisors, plans and performs duties in accordance with established policies and procedures exercising independent judgment when required.  Refers to Provider, Office Supervisor or Practice Manager for advice or decisions regarding clarification of operating policy.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

None

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Physical Demand:  ( ) Light   (X) Moderate ( ) Heavy

% of Time: Standing 40%   Sitting 40%   Bending  15%  Lifting  5%   Max. lbs. to be lifted 30 lbs.