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Urology Centers of Alabama Homewood, AL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $14 to $17 Hourly (plus commission)
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

SKILLS REQUIRED: Administering PO, IM, subcutaneous and intravesical medications

Obtaining vital signs, height and weight

Performing basic wound care

Taking medical histories

Entering data into EMR

 

DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Assists in positioning and delivery of treatment to patients.
  • Prepares room and equipment for patient by gathering all necessary equipment, supplies, and setup devices.
  • Train and become proficient in using Greenway EMR, other PC’s and equipment
  • Obtain accurate and up-to-date patient’s health history, medications and allergies
  • Administer medications and bladder treatments as ordered by physician
  • Perform bladder scans, flow rates, and urinalysis as ordered by physician
  • Assist physician with exams, treatments and procedures as needed
  • Obtain clean-catch midstream and catheter urine specimens
  • Respond to patient phone calls and portal messages
  • E-scribe medications to patient pharmacy
  • Complete nursing documentation in electronic medical record
  • Complete orders, tasks and messages routed by physician
  • Clean, disinfect and sterilize instruments
  • Assist with prior authorizations as needed
  • Notify clinical director of equipment needing repair or supply shortages
  • Escort patient to exam room, assist patient with undressing and dressing as needed, and on to and off of exam table as needed

· Cover vacancies/vacations for nursing team members at satellite offices as needed

· Assist with team duties such as ordering and storing supplies, maintenance rounds, stocking suites, and other duties as assigned

· Must have reliable transportation to move between offices

· Other duties as assigned.

 

ENVIROMENTAL/WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed in a medical office setting. Frequent personal communication and telephone contact with patients. May be stressful at times. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: May require assisting with patients in exam rooms to dress or undress as well as to get on or off of exam tables which results in lifting more than 100 pounds. Requires prolonged walking, standing, and sitting. Repetitive bending and twisting at the waist. May require squatting or kneeling as well as reaching above shoulder height. May required pushing or pulling to assist patients.

Company Description
Welcome to Urology Centers of Alabama, P.C. where our team of skilled urologists is committed to providing you with high-quality, personalized medical care in our state-of-the-art facilities. Our physicians specialize in the comprehensive treatment of urological disorders using the most advanced technology available.
For over 60 years, Urology Centers of Alabama has been committed to providing the highest quality medical services in a compassionate and caring environment. With 24 skilled urologists, two urogynecologists, two radiation oncologist, one medical oncologist, one pathologist, a team of physicians’ assistants and nurse practitioners and over 160 employees the practice has earned a well deserved reputation for excellence in the Birmingham medical community.

Cutting Edge Technologies and Care
The Urology Centers’ physicians are leading the way in cutting-edge medical procedures such as minimally invasive robotic surgery, endoscopic and laser surgery and radioactive seed implantation for prostate cancer. The practice also plays an integral role in the field of urology through research studies conducted at the facility. Urology Centers of Alabama is committed to investigating the effectiveness of all treatment options, including new drugs and procedures that hold great promise.

Urology Centers of Alabama

Why Work Here?

Large well-known and highly respected medical group in Homewood, AL.

Welcome to Urology Centers of Alabama, P.C. where our team of skilled urologists is committed to providing you with high-quality, personalized medical care in our state-of-the-art facilities. Our physicians specialize in the comprehensive treatment of urological disorders using the most advanced technology available. For over 60 years, Urology Centers of Alabama has been committed to providing the highest quality medical services in a compassionate and caring environment. With 24 skilled urologists, two urogynecologists, two radiation oncologist, one medical oncologist, one pathologist, a team of physicians’ assistants and nurse practitioners and over 160 employees the practice has earned a well deserved reputation for excellence in the Birmingham medical community. Cutting Edge Technologies and Care The Urology Centers’ physicians are leading the way in cutting-edge medical procedures such as minimally invasive robotic surgery, endoscopic and laser surgery and radioactive seed implantation for prostate cancer. The practice also plays an integral role in the field of urology through research studies conducted at the facility. Urology Centers of Alabama is committed to investigating the effectiveness of all treatment options, including new drugs and procedures that hold great promise.

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