FUNCTIONAL STATEMENT NUMBER: 000000.
WORK SCHEDULE: MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY - 8:00AM TO 4:30PM
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.
Direct Patient Care: On an ongoing basis, provides quality care to patients with multi-system problems, including seriously and chronically-ill patients. Has knowledge and skill in performing support duties for complex diagnostic tests and/or specialized practices or procedures. Utilizes verbal or written "hand off" interactive communication that allows the opportunity for questioning between giver and receiver of patient information. Consistently distinguishes, evaluates, and reports subtle changes in patient status, and initiates appropriate action. Proficient in initiating, performing and completing assigned duties in providing care to variable patient population. Preparing the patient, assisting in the diagnostic examination, preparing and handling instruments/equipments and monitoring the patient's condition before, during and following the procedure. Observes, identifies, and responds to patients' needs of care, including medication and equipment-assisted care and recognizes deviations from normal. Has knowledge and ability to recognize urgent or emergent patient care situations. Indirect Patient Care: Accurately recognizes, reports, and records relevant to patient information: Assist with computer check-in and check-out of clinic appointments; Ensures that encounter form documentation for clinics is complete. Correctly documents in medical record using software computer programs. Consistently practices Standard Precautions and other infection control measures, including good hand hygiene and promotes compliance with procedures for patients with suspected communicable disease, utilization of personal protective equipment, etc. Contributes to smooth operation of clinic by consistently ensuring that support and administrative tasks are carried out.