Samaritan Health Services CMA-RMA in Albany, Oregon
Samaritan Albany General Hospital * AGH Wound Ostomy
Nursing/ Patient Care
1.0 (80 hrs/pp), Day,
Assists practitioner in performance of procedures, telephone prescription orders/refills, maintaining patient records and relaying test results.
Samaritan Wound, Vein & Hyperbaric Medicine treats acute or chronic wounds caused by diabetes, surgery, injury, poor blood flow or other problems. The scope of practice is physician driven and centered around wound vein and ostomy, as well as hyperbaric medicine. In 2015, the Albany clinic added two hyperbaric oxygen therapy chambers further expanding treatment options.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Registered or Certified Medical Assistant (RMA or CMA) required.
Experience or training with clinic computer software programs required.
Healthcare Provider BLS required.
Previous medical back office and Lab/EKG experience preferred.
Patient Care - Possess the skills and knowledge needed to assist and care for others. Ability to recognize symptoms, drug properties and interactions, treatments, and preventive health-care measures within scope of practice.
Adaptability/Flexibility - Ability to respond quickly and appropriately to situations that may arise with high risk or diverse patient populations. Ability to adjust actions in relation to others and adapt to offer best possible care to patients.
Communication - Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues. Ability listen to and understand complex information and ideas.
Team Building - Ability to work, function and communicate on a multi-disciplinary team. Possess the knowledge and skills to develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintain them over time.
Medical Terminology - Knowledge of medical records, procedures and terminology. Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies, procedures, laws, and regulations. Thorough knowledge of medical/legal obligations.
Social Perceptiveness - Ability to work with a diverse population from pediatrics to geriatrics. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and/or communicating with patients and caregivers. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.
Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)
Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)
Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)
Continually (67 – 100% of the time)
WALK - INCLINE
CLIMB - STAIRS
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs
LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs
KNEEL (on knees)
REACH - Forward
REACH - Upward
WALK - LEVEL SURFACE
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs
SQUAT Static (hold >30 sec)
BEND FORWARD at waist
ROTATE TRUNK Sitting
ROTATE TRUNK Standing
MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists
LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT (Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs
CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
Req #: 45414
Start Time: 0900 (9:00 am)
Weekend Required: None
Overtime Rule: 40
End Time: 1730 (5:30 pm)
Salary Range: $16.84 - $24.73