Medical Tech Assistant- OB/GYN & Internal Medicine Clinic (2 Openings) Knoxville

Employer
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Location
Knoxville, TN
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

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Description
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THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN KNOXVILLE, TN.

JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

 

This position provides nursing support for resident physicians in graduate medical education outpatient setting.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary equipment and supplies and assists physicians and nurse practitioners with procedures.
  2. Stands in as chaperon when appropriate.
  3. Obtains vitals and brief health history, escorts patient to exam room, enters quality data into electronic medical record, and administers intramuscular and subcutaneous injections per orders.
  4. Performs telephone triage as needed following established protocols.
  5. Scheduling for referrals to specialists as needed.
  6. Performs duties as assigned.


Qualifications
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  

EDUCATION:  High School Diploma (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED)

EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of clinical experience; OR Associate’s Degree, six (6) months experience. Experience accurately maintaining Electronic Medical Records (EMR) systems and some coding and billing knowledge. Ability to work calmly in a fast-paced environment is essential. Experience in an Internal Medicine office setting is preferred. Familiarity with electronic medical records and Microsoft office like word and excel is preferred.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: CMA, CCMA, RMA or equivalent.  Must be certified/licensed in the state of Tennessee or have the ability to obtain TN certification/licensure. Must maintain up to date medical and CPR certification. (COPY OF LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED)    

WORK SCHEDULE: Ability to work after hours, if necessary.



Job: Other Tech/Para-Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Knox Obstetrics & Gynecology
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jul 14, 2021, 2:45:19 PM

Organization

Working at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee is one of the nation’s oldest and most storied public universities. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee’s flagship land-grant institution includes the statewide Institute of Agriculture and the Space Institute in Tullahoma. The university embodies excellence in teaching, discovery, scholarship, research, creative activity, outreach, and engagement. Known as the Volunteers, we lead with a spirit of selflessness, empathy, and courage, and strive to be champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion

UT Knoxville is a Research 1 university with 11 academic colleges and more than 900 programs of study. With an enrollment of more than 30,000 students, our academic programs are repeatedly ranked top in their class. The university co-manages Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the country’s most prominent national lab, driving innovation in advanced manufacturing and materials, national security, and more. We are closely connected with our communities through outreach and extension efforts across Tennessee and through partnerships with non-profits, corporations, and industries—regionally, nationally, and around the globe.

The city of Knoxville is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The modern, thriving community is surrounded by gorgeous lakes and hundreds of miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Situated along the banks of the Tennessee River, our beautiful features an eclectic music scene, internationally recognized festivals, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural activities. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C.

Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people. The region houses many leading corporations and organizations, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Pilot/Flying J, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Regal Cinemas, along with HGTV, Food Network, and other networks owned by Discovery Inc.

As a member of the UT family, you will be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. You will be part of a diverse campus community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for the Vols on game day.

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