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Physician Practice Assistant- MED Pulm POB2 704 (Full Time, 40, Day)
- Honolulu, Hawaii
- Job Type
- 22 Sep 2022
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I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
â€¢Â Performs administrative and related patient care functions and activities to support the physician practice as assigned.Â
â€¢Â Performs duties in compliance with regulatory requirements and in accordance to established policies, procedures and regulations.
II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
â€¢Â Continuous: lifting to Â½ pound, seeing, hearing, speaking, grasping, fingering.Â
â€¢Â Frequent to continuous: sitting, standing, walking, bending/stooping below waist level, squatting, twisting, reaching above, at and below shoulders, repetitive arm/hand motion, lifting up to 10 pounds.Â
â€¢Â Occasional: kneeling, crouching, climbing, walking on uneven ground, horizontal lift/carry up to maximum of 50 pounds with assistance, floor to waist up to 35 pounds and pushing/pulling maximum weight of 50 pounds of force.
â€¢Â Operates computer and various office and medical equipment.
III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
â€¢Â Exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids and communicable diseases.Â
â€¢Â Work environment can be fast-paced and hectic.
â€¢Â May require interisland travel to assist satellite clinics.
IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A. EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
â€¢Â Must meet one (1) of the following:
oÂ Completion of program/degree in one (1) of the following:Â Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse; OR
oÂ Nursing Student having completed a semester of clinical fundamentals and a pharmacology course; OR
oÂ Six (6) months of direct patient care experience (preferably in a physician practice setting) or six (6) months of administrative medical office experience in any one (1) of the following areas:Â patient access or admitting, registration, scheduling, insurance verification (preferably in a physician practice setting).
â€¢Â Current CPR certification at BLS/HCP level.
â€¢Â Experience to demonstrate knowledge and familiarity with computers and automated systems.
â€¢Â Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
â€¢Â Depending upon area of assignment, experience comparable to a Patient Service Representative in a hospital may be preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Vet
- Job Reference: 718265039-2
- Date Posted: 22 September 2022
- Recruiter: Queen's Health System
- Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent