The position provides direct nursing care and performs administrative procedures for the medical office.
Assists in the assessment of patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, blood pressure, patient history. Performs lab tests when needed. Prepares equipment and assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and medical procedures and administers prescribed oral medications and gives intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.
Completes all necessary documentation in the patient's medical record in accordance with practice's charting policy. Arranges for specialized consultations and appointments for testing as ordered by the physicians. Calls appropriate insurance personnel to pre-certify surgeries or tests ordered by the physician or other health care provider, which require pre-certification by the insurance company.
Job : Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location : SC-Hilton Head
Job Type : Full-time
Shift Type : 8 Hour Day