Website New Bridge Medical Center
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for the position of the PHYSICIAN EXTENDERu002FATC FT Days – 23452, however, candidates with leadership skills may be given priority. New vacancies are expected to be filled soon, therefore, apply online at the New Bridge Medical Center website as soon as possible.
Job: PHYSICIAN EXTENDERu002FATC FT Days – 23452
Company: New Bridge Medical Center
Location: Paramus, NJ
Reviews lab results, x-rays, and MRI/CT results prior to entering patient exam room
1,2,3 Takes patient history, and records the information in the patient’s chart
1,2,3 Confers with physicians about new patient findings and potential diagnosis and treatment before they see each patient
1,2,6 Obtains needed equipment for exam room procedures
1,2,3,8 Prepares therapeutic injections and assists with minor procedures as needed
1,2,3 Reviews pre-operative instructions and explains the surgical process to patients who are about to have surgery
1,2,6 Assists physician with orders for pre-operative tests, CT scans, and MRIs
1,2,3 Performs patient education duties; shows surgical videos, hands out brochures, and directs patients to specific Internet sites for more information
1,2,3 Assist in duties in the physician clinic as directed by the assigned provider.
1,2,3 Provides one-on-one clinic care as needed, under the supervision of a physician, and in accordance with the quality standards of the department including (taking a history, performing an initial evaluation, proxy orders, fitting of braces and splints per protocols, providing therapy per protocols and assisting with outpatient procedures such as injections). Individuals must have the knowledge base to be able to evaluate and report findings to the physician.
1,2,3,5 Work Collaboratively with Practice Manager and Vice President of Ambulatory Service to ensure the Medical Center’s Mission, Values Statements are amplified each day in the outpatient care area.
1,2,3 Works with the Practice Manager to ensure safe and professional patient care
1,2,3 Provide education sessions to registered medical assistants to continue to improve: patient experience, triage work flow, customer service, and other areas identified.
1,2,3 Follows patients discharged from the Emergency Room and acts as a patient navigator for that patient population ensuring that proper follow-up is maintained.
OTHER JOB DUTIES
Attends Monthly staff meetings
Answers telephone calls utilizing the proper standards of Telephone Etiquette
Performs other related duties as required.
Current Certification as an Athletic Trainer by the Board of Certification
Current Licensure as an Athletic Trainer in the State of New Jersey
Two years of experience in a physician office or hospital preferred
Ability to make independent decisions about patient care
Working knowledge of managed care basics, and experience working with a managed care and Medicare population
Comfortable using email and interacting with Internet applications
Knowledge of practice management and word processing software
Pleasant speaking voice and demeanor
Good communication skills
Neat, professional appearance
Bachelors or better.
Licenses & Certifications
Athletic Trainer Cert.
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