Ridgeview Medical Center




Ridgeview Medical Center is an independent, nonprofit, regional health care system located just 35 minutes west of Minneapolis on Highway 5. Its network includes two hospitals—located in Waconia and Arlington—a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs, and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska—a free-standing 24/7 emergency and urgent care facility with multispecialty clinics and services.

The hospitals, associated clinics and physicians have a well-earned reputation for clinical excellence and extraordinary service. Patients say that the Ridgeview experience is decidedly different from what they encounter at other health care facilities2. Ridgeview serves a population of approximately 300,000 people, primarily from its five-county service area of Carver, northern Sibley, southern Wright, western Hennepin and eastern McLeod. Ridgeview is one of the largest employers in Carver County, with more than 1,900 employees. It also has 500 volunteers supporting the organization.

For more information on Ridgeview Medical Center and its Clinics, please visit www.ridgeviewmedical.org .


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Ridgeview Medical Center Belle Plaine, MN, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for creating a positive first impression to patients, the complete and accurate registration and scheduling for patients and various administrative duties. In addition, is responsible for answering basic insurance questions from patients. Job Functions Performs basic receptionist duties to include answering and returning phone calls, retrieving voicemail and maintaining department office equipment and supplies. Greets and provides courteous customer service to internal and external customers. Assures accurate processing of patient registration and scheduling. Scans, files and posts documents into patient charts. Assures reimbursement through basic insurance processing tasks. Monitors petty cash. Coordinates requests for release of medical information. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements   Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience High school graduate or equivalent One year of medical office experience or...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chanhassen, MN, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for the production and development of quality radiographs, equipment maintenance and quality improvement/quality control according to established policies and procedures.  May also perform lab functions as required. Job Functions Instructs patients regarding x-ray procedure Prepares room, equipment and material as needed for patient procedures Communicates with providers, patients and support staff as needed Organizes and maintains x-ray supplies and inventory Provides maintenance, QC and adjustments of radiology equipment Instructs other medical personnel in proper radiological techniques and the maintenance of equipment Maintains film filing system including reports and film retrieval Maintains knowledge of current and new technology Oversee compliance programs and represents clinic Radiology department during surveys/audits May also perform lab duties as needed Demonstrates room and equipment cleaning process between patients. Performs other duties...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chanhassen, MN, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for performing a variety of patient care activities to assist providers and nursing personnel.  Facilitates patient/physician/provider communication and coordination of care.   Job Functions Escorts patients to examination room and obtains vitals and documents in EMR Administers prescribed medications/vaccine’s and treatments in accordance with clinic policies and scope of certification/licensure Prepares equipment and assists providers during examination, testing and treatment of patients Performs room turn over in patient rooms between cases and at the end of day Assists in maintaining stocked supplies and sterilizes instruments/exam rooms Assists in arranging referrals/prior authorizations as necessary Assists with patient education Performs other duties as assigned Minimum Requirements   Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience/License Certifications Graduation from Medical Assisting program or School of Practical Nursing...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for implementing Respiratory Care treatments, procedures and diagnostic testing according to physician’s order and department policy/procedure. Job Functions Provides and monitors the therapeutic administration of medical oxygen, aerosols, humidification and respiratory medications. Applies and monitors non-invasive and invasive mechanical ventilatory support. Assists with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, maintenance of natural airways, and insertion and maintenance of artificial airways. Obtains physiological specimens and interprets physiological data. Suggests alternative therapies, alterations in therapy and changes in frequency of therapy to the physician when appropriate. Instructs patients and their families in techniques for the prevention, alleviation and rehabilitation of diseases associated with the respiratory system. Anticipates the patient’s respiratory needs post discharge and facilitates the transition to home or alternate care site....
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for maintaining a clean, healthy and welcoming environment in patient and non-patient areas to ensure that Ridgeview customers and families receive the highest quality of services in a caring and compassionate manner. The lead position also serves as the point person for the evening shift. Job Functions Cleans all patient and non patient areas to high standards cleanliness. Follows all infection control policies and standards to minimize the transmission of microorganisms. Follows proper use of cleaning chemicals and personal protection equipment for the safety of patients, Guest Service Rep and staff. Performs other duties as assigned. Promotes and maintains positive internal and external working relationships. Minimum Requirements    Employment Requirements Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities Ability to serve patients in a friendly and efficient manner Ability to work autonomously and as a team Ability to perform strenuous work under time constraints...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for assisting nursing staff in direct and non-direct patient care functions at the direction of the professional nursing staff. Job Functions Assists nursing staff in direct and non-direct patient care functions. Obtains and articulates pertinent data in an objective manner. Communicates pertinent patient information to the RN or LPN to assure continuum of care. Documents the various aspects of care on appropriate forms according to RMC policies and procedures. Performs Patient Safety Attendant functions as needed. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements     Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience/License/Certifications High school graduate or equivalent On Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry OR RN or LPN student with first clinical rotation successfully completed Preferred Qualifications Previous Nursing Assistant expereince Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities Strong communication and listening skills Knowledge of...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for the submission, reconciliation and collection of all accounts receivable for Ridgeview Medical Center. Reports and submits claims to third party payers.  Answers inquiries and provides customer service in the resolution of billing issues and account balances. Primary focus is in one of the following areas:  Payment posting, collections, accounts receivable management, remittance reconciliation. Job Functions Reviews clearinghouse transactions. Reviews rejections for claim corrections, makes appropriate changes, and generates claim for submission or corrected claim. Reviews aged accounts receivables, monitors and works outstanding insurance claims. Assures payments are posted accurately and timely to patient accounts. Answers inquiries regarding insurance and/or billing concerns and follow-up with peer source when needed. Completes remittance reconciliation. Facilitates collection's process. Provides professional and courteous customer service to...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 18, 2020
This position is responsible for serving both internal and external customers as the primary leader in a laboratory department. The Lead performs a variety of laboratory procedures in accordance with Ridgeview Medical Center philosophy, policies, and procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agencies.  Focus areas include the primary laboratory department for which the Lead is responsible. Job Functions Performs MT-MLS job functions. Assists in performance management for laboratory staff and is responsible for guiding, training, coaching, supporting and developing technical abilities. Assists with interviewing and selection of new employees and projecting budgetary needs and maintaining current budget. Delegates tasks for, and or, evaluates new products and instrumentation. Directs troubleshooting and corrective action on instrumentation. Responsible for quality control and proficiency testing protocols in their department. Develops and maintains procedures for training,...
Ridgeview Medical Center Arlington County, Arlington, VA, USA
Sep 16, 2020
This position is responsible for the delivery of individualized patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice as defined by Ridgeview Medical Center, the Minnesota Nurse Practice Standards Act, and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Job Functions Assesses patient health problem needs and develops, implements and evaluates patient care plans accordingly. Provides nursing care. Advises and educates patients, family members and significant others on health maintenance and disease prevention for the patient. Documents and maintains accurate medical records and reports. Participates in quality improvement activities as appropriate to position. Serves as a patient advocate in seeking appropriate community resources to meet patient needs. Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers, other healthcare providers, and colleagues to enhance...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 16, 2020
This position is responsible for assisting nursing staff in direct and non-direct patient care functions at the direction of the professional nursing staff. Job Functions Assists nursing staff in direct and non-direct patient care functions. Obtains and articulates pertinent data in an objective manner. Communicates pertinent patient information to the RN or LPN to assure continuum of care. Documents the various aspects of care on appropriate forms according to RMC policies and procedures. Performs Patient Safety Attendant functions as needed. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements     Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience/License/Certifications High school graduate or equivalent On Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry OR RN or LPN student with first clinical rotation successfully completed Preferred Qualifications Previous Nursing Assistant expereince Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities Strong communication and listening skills Knowledge of...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 16, 2020
This position is responsible for the delivery of individualized patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice as defined by Ridgeview Medical Center, the Minnesota Nurse Practice Standards Act, and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Job Functions Assesses patient health problems needs and develops, implements and evaluates patient care plans accordingly. Provides nursing care. Advises and educates patients, family members and significant others on health maintenance and disease prevention for the patient. Documents and maintains accurate medical records and reports. Participates in quality improvement activities as appropriate to position. Serves as a patient advocate in seeking appropriate community resources to meet patient needs. Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers, other healthcare providers, and colleagues to enhance...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Sep 16, 2020
This position is responsible for managing requests for incoming and outgoing referrals and prior authorizations. Acts as a liaison between health plans, patients and providers. Job Functions Assures accurate processing of patient registration. Accurately schedules patient appointments according to clinic policy. Coordinates insurance referral actions and pre-certifications. Coordinates care with Ridgeview Patient Financial Services. Coordinates requests for release of medical information. Assists with coordination of completion of medical forms. Responsible for self-education to keep informed of changes within the care system guidelines. Serves as a liaison between patient, insurance company and provider. Performs other duties as assigned. When functioning as a Clinic Specialist may be required to complete one or more of the following: Assists with new employee department/clinic orientation. Assists the Clinic Manager with meetings, meeting minutes and projects. Facilitates...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 14, 2020
This position is responsible for performing high quality and accurate diagnostic x-rays in accordance with established procedures. Job Functions Interacts with patients, providers and staff in a professional and courteous manner to ensure safety for our patients. Produces high quality and accurate diagnostic x-rays. Assists with maintenance of equipment to ensure patient safety and proper working order. Reviews cases with Radiologist to ensure accuracy of clinical data obtained. Demonstrates room and equipment cleaning process between patients. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements     Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience/License/Certifications Graduate of an AMA accredited school of Radiology Registered by the ARRT Meet basic requirements for the ACR accreditation CPR Certified Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities Knowledge of anatomy and pathology seen on x-ray scans. Ability to serve patients in a friendly and efficient manner. Strong...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 14, 2020
This position is responsible for performing a variety of patient care related activities including: assisting the providers and performing a variety of diagnostic Lab and X-ray procedures according to established policies and procedures. Job Functions When performing nursing support functions Escorts patients to examination room and obtains vitals and documents in EMR Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with clinic policies and scope of certification/licensure Prepares equipment and assists providers during examination, testing and treatment of patients Performs room turn over in patient rooms between cases and at the end of day Assists in arranging referrals/prior authorizations as necessary Assists with patient education Performs other duties as assigned When performing Lab and/or X-ray functions Maintains stocked supplies and inventory Sterilizes instruments, exam rooms and equipment Performs  testing procedures as required Prepares procedure...
Ridgeview Medical Center Delano, CA, USA
Sep 14, 2020
Job Purpose This position is responsible to serve as a patient advocate to assist rising risk and high risk/complex chronic patients in reaching optimal function and health.  Job Functions Manages disease registries to identify gaps in care Assess’ and analyzes patient information for proactive identification and planning of appropriate servces to meet the needs of the patient and family. Integrates recommendations by multiple professionals and service systems to coordinate care across the continuum and assure appropriate utilization of clinical and community resources. Develop and delivery comprehensive care plans in partnership with patients/families and care team to enhance the patient’s care and achieve patient health goals. Promote patient wellness and self-management skills. Assist patients and their families in navigating between multiple care providers and transitions across all healthcare settings. Provide continual evaluation of patient outcomes and identification of...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 14, 2020
This position is responsible for the delivery of individualized patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice as defined by Ridgeview Medical Center, the Minnesota Nurse Practice Standards Act, and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Job Functions Assesses patient health problems needs and develops, implements and evaluates patient care plans accordingly. Provides nursing care. Advises and educates patients, family members and significant others on health maintenance and disease prevention for the patient. Documents and maintains accurate medical records and reports. Participates in quality improvement activities as appropriate to position. Serves as a patient advocate in seeking appropriate community resources to meet patient needs. Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers, other healthcare providers, and colleagues to enhance...
Ridgeview Medical Center Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Sep 14, 2020
This position is responsible for the delivery of individualized patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Standards of Nursing Care and Practice as defined by Ridgeview Medical Center, the Minnesota Nurse Practice Standards Act, and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Job Functions Assesses patient health problems needs and develops, implements and evaluates patient care plans accordingly. Provides nursing care. Advises and educates patients, family members and significant others on health maintenance and disease prevention for the patient. Documents and maintains accurate medical records and reports. Participates in quality improvement activities as appropriate to position. Serves as a patient advocate in seeking appropriate community resources to meet patient needs. Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers, other healthcare providers, and colleagues to enhance...
Ridgeview Medical Center Belle Plaine, MN, USA
Sep 14, 2020
We are a growing network of health care providers in need of an athletic trainer with a strong exercise science background. This position will provide support to our wellness facility in Belle Plaine. Primary job tasks are to supervise the wellness facility and assist clients with programming and questions. This position is part of a team of athletic trainers and sport performance coaches who have a special interest in medical fitness client coaching.  In this position you are also responsible for providing sports medicine outreach to one of our area high schools, as the head athletic trainer. Use your athletic training medical knowledge to make an impact in your community’s health and well- being. Ridgeview will provide orientation and guidance to assist your professional development. As a member of our rehab family, your expertise will make a difference in your patient’s lives.  All Ridgeview team members are key players making day to day decisions and actions that demonstrate...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 11, 2020
This position is responsible for serving both internal and external customers by performing a variety of laboratory procedures in accordance with Ridgeview Medical Center philosophy, policies and procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agencies.  Also, responsible for assisting front desk staff with customer service needs and for providing a variety of support functions to the clinical laboratory personnel. Job Functions Collects proper specimen using a variety of techniques including but not limited to venipuncture and infant heel sticks according to procedure and processes, tests and reports specimen results. Performs EKG testing. Assists front desk staff with customer service needs for outpatients and clinical laboratory personnel. Assists with the training and orientation of new staff and visiting students. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements     Employment Requirements Minimum Education/Work Experience High School graduate or equivalent...
Ridgeview Medical Center Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Sep 11, 2020
This position is responsible for complete and accurate pre-registration of various patient types, including, inpatient admissions, outpatient, emergency services, and same day surgeries at multiple locations. Job Functions 1.  Efficiently registers patients, in person or via phone, capturing and verifying all required information in order to identify the patient, contact the patient, and receive proper reimbursement for services on initial claim submission. 2.  Assigns the appropriate Guarantor for each patient. 3.  Ensures patients receive necessary disclosures, privacy information, and signs the Constent to Treat documentation. 4.  Verifies insurance eligibility and benefit information using real time eligibility; reviews the insurers response to each verification request and takes appropriate action based on the response to ensure the proper insurance plan and billing address are entered in the system. 5.  Completes the MSPQ, as appropriate, for patients with Medicare. 6....