Cardiology Clinic Technician - Heart Failure Clinic - FT

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Day
Facility:  Carilion Clinic Heart Failure Clinic
Requisition Number:  116557

Job Summary

**This position is located at Carilion Heart Failure Clinic**

 

This position is full time, working Monday-Friday 8a-5p

 

Performs medical services under the direction of the manager of the clinic, in addition to preparing and monitoring the patient. Provides a calm, friendly and personable atmosphere for patients and families. Promotes a feeling of cooperation and concern when dealing with patients and families. Attends required meetings and participates on committees as requested. Maintains patient confidentiality. Performs other duties as assigned by Manager or Physician.
 

  • Daily activities may include: weigh and take blood pressure and heart rate and record information in Electronic chart.
  • Take history and/or medication information from patient and/or family member for medical record. Ensures information is entered prior to appointment whenever possible. 
  • Perform EKG, Suture Removal, place loop monitors and holster monitors after completing training. Assists nurses and physicians as requested. 
  • Maintains knowledge of treadmill, holter event monitor and arrhythmia guidelines. Reports any equipment failure or hazardous conditions to manager. 
  • Maintain patient area and office in presentable manner.
  • Maintains current knowledge of developments in Cardiology, as well as all applicable policies and procedures. 
  • Assist with referral authorizations for specialists and pre-authorization for testing and ancillary services as directed by licensed staff, provider or mid-level practitioner.
  • Perform basic technical clinical and clerical duties relating to the operation of the practice as assigned, such as check in/out procedures, handling office phone calls and scheduling appointments. 
  • For individuals who are Certified Medical Assistants ONLY: Administer oral and parenteral medications after submitting proof of appropriate education, successfully completing orientation competency validation and under the direct and immediate supervision of the physician.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or GED. Graduation from a Medical Assistant Program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education (CAAHEP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) preferred.

Experience: 6 months in EKG preferred; one year experience in physician office preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Cardiac Tech, MA or NA Certification preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications:  Effective communication skills in order to work with the public.  Computer skills to utilize database systems to perform job duties required.  Must be able to problem-solve.  Keyboarding required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 


Requisition Number: 116557 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Heart Failure Clinic 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: 8:00 - 4:30/8:30-5
Recruiter: SARAH R BOSWELL
Recruiter Email: srboswell@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 

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What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

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Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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