Beaufort Memorial Hospital

ltaylor@bmhsc.org

Duties include consistent demonstration of professional conduct and ethical practice in the clinical setting; Uses and interprets both verbal and non-verbal communication when working with patients and members of their families; Performs initial clinical assessments and assists physician/practitioner with any treatments or procedures; Patient instruction/education related to diagnosis, tests and medications; Maintenance and proficiency testing of clinical equipment; Displays safety consciousness in the clinical setting with patients, self, staff and equipment; Establishes and enhances good personal rapport with patients and patient family members; complies with infection control principles and sterile procedures; Utilizes good body mechanics while handling equipment, performing daily job duties and working with patients; Writes concise, accurate and legible reports of patient care delivery; Communicates effectively and in a timely fashion with coworkers and other clinic personnel that must share in the mutual care & assistance of patients; assumes personal responsibility for maintaining licensure (as required) and current knowledge of patient care, procedures and treatments as applicable to our clinic and specific patient population; Must be detail oriented and able to multi-task at all times.

Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or equivalent required; Completion of a medical assistant course at a technical or junior college required; Medical Assistants and Certified Medical Assistants will also be considered.

Job Skills & Abilities: Must have mature reasoning ability and strong attention to detail; 2-3 years previous medical office experience, hospital or nursing home experience preferred; Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Certifications/Licenses: Licensed LPN in South Carolina, or CMA preferred; BLS certification required; ACLS certification preferred.

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Start Date: Immediately

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