Nemours is seeking a Clinical Assistant (Full-Time), to join our Radiology team in Jacksonville, Florida.
The Clinical Assistant is an important liaison between the family/family, provider, and other care team members. The clinical assistant will coordinate patient flow, take weight, height, temperature and update any allergies and medications, enter pertinent history and new vitals in chart in addition to reviewing charts with current information. Ensure the appropriate paperwork accompanies the patient to the room. Acts as a resource and cross covers if needed, specially working together with orthopedics.
Deliver excellent customer service to the patients/families and other care providers. Focusing on family centered care.
Room patients ensuring appropriate documents are with the patient, up to and including required diagnostic reports.
Act as a liaison between support services and other clinical divisions.
Keep parents, patients, and associates informed of delays.
Must assist with downloading outside CD images for continuum of care.
Must be able to perform minimal charting with updated vitals, allergies and medications.
Track and keep updated with divisional huddles.
Additional miscellaneous duties and responsibilities, as may be assigned from time to time by operations manager.
Keep all rooms properly stocked and inform team of inventory shortages in supplies so we can order appropriately when needed.
Acts as a backup for fellow medical assistants and clerical positions as needed.
Ability to assess and manage clinic flow.
Function well within a team or individually.
Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma required.
Minimum three (3) months experience required.
Healthcare and customer service experience required.
Patient care experience preferred.
American Heart Association BLS Certification with three months of employment and continue to maintain as required.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.