Clinical Assistant Minneapolis Heart Institute
- Location: Minneapolis, MN
- Posted: Jan 5, 2017
Req ID: 29022
Assists physicians, mid-level providers, and RN's in preparing patients for their office visit. This includes assisting with rooming patients, taking blood pressures, brief history, medication lists, identifying special needs of the patient, and documenting appropriately in the patient record. Also includes preparing patient record for the office visit by ensuring all information is present for the visit. Places holter and event monitors and gives the patients direction on the process.
One year experience as a Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant, EMT, Cardiology Technician, Exercise Physiologist required.Previous EKG knowledge including pacemaker functions,anti-tachy pacing functions, heart blocks,ventricular and supraventricular rhythms.
Previous experience with placing holter and event monitors.
Familiarity with medications recommended.
Knowledge of 12 lead EKG interpretation.
Preferred medical terminology or previous medical office experience.
Skill in computers and electronic medical records essential.
Extensive knowledge of normal and abnormal rhythms.
Excellent communication skills.