The Alpine Clinic, a division of Littleton Regional Healthcare, is seeking a full time Medical Assistant or LPN to join our North Conway, NH office. The Alpine Clinic is the largest orthopedic practice in Northern New Hampshire. Our highly skilled orthopedic providers have provided care to the communities it serves for more than 20 years. We offer a fast-paced and challenging environment, where commitment to the patient provides a positive, supportive and inviting environment. Our values - compassion, accountability, respect, integrity, and excellence are evident not only in our care for patients but also our employees.
Category: Full Time
Department: The Alpine Clinic- Orthopedics (North Conway location)
Position Summary: The CMA is responsible for performing selected clinical and administrative duties: assisting providers in preparing for physicals, procedures, and administration of injections, preparing patients for examination and treatment, taking patient histories and vital signs, dressing changes, wound care, suture and casting removal, and scheduling of tests and treatments. The viable candidate must adhere to hospital, department and compliance policies, procedures, regulations and laws (OSHA, DEA, CLIA, etc.), maintain confidentiality of peers, medical staff and all patient information, verify insurance eligibility and obtain referrals and pre-certifications as needed, inform patients of designated appointment times of any scheduled tests, and implement physician orders under physician direction and notify patients of results as directed by physician.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment: Exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, bodily fluids, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.
· Education: Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants,or Nursing Program required
· Experience: One year medical office experience preferred
· Certification/Licensure: Current licensure as an LPN in the state of New Hampshire or Certification from the American Association of Medical Assistants or Registered