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Description

This position performs a variety of clerical and direct patient care duties including scheduling and preparing patients for examinations by physician or nurse practitioner as well as performs phlebotomy, EKG, blood pressures, temperatures, etc.. as appropriate for patients of all age groups including pediatric and geriatric clients.

Description

The Medical Assistant performs a variety of clerical and direct patient care duties including scheduling and preparing patients for examination by physicians or nurse practitioner. The Medical Assistant performs phlebotomy, EKG, blood pressures, temperatures, etc., as appropriate for patients of all age groups including pediatric and geriatric clients.

 

Description

This position verifies availability of Medicare days and secondary insurance as appropriate; reviews clinical medical records and other information to determine and verify appropriateness of possible admission to the facility; reviews patient with rehab physician and secures signature, date and time within 48 hours prior to the patients admission if accepted by physician for admission; ensures communication of all necessary information to members of the health care team including biographical information, clinical, financial and other information which may be needed to develop plan of care and to ensure proper level of care is planned and provided; ensures all regulatory requirements for admission are met prior to approving the resident for admission to the facility.

Description

The Clinical Secretary performs patient related, clerical support functions to assist nursing staff in providing patient care.  Under close supervision, the Clinical Secretary maintains patient charts, enters orders, schedules test and treatments, files results and coordinates charges using computer systems; performs related clerical duties.  The Clinical Secretary demonstrates the knowledge and skills to communicate in a manner appropriate to the ages of those served.  Routinely, the Clinical Secretary communicates with all age groups.

Description

Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill - South Jackson Street currently has two (2) In-Patient Coder positions available in our HIM (medical records) Department.  These positions reviews electronic and paper medical records for pertinent diagnoses and procedures.  Assigns diagnoses code and operative procedures on inpatient, same day surgery, observation, minor procedures records in accordance with established guidelines.  Uses both ICD-9 and CPT-4 coding methodologies as well as utilizes the 3M Encoder.

Description

The Food Service Worker performs a variety of tasks and services in the preparation, distribution, serving of food, and cleaning of equipment and areas used in performing these tasks.  Food Service Workers are assigned to work in patient food preparation and delivery, in the cafeteria, or utility (cleanup) area for a shift.  The Food Service Worker demonstrates the knowledge and skill to communicate in a manner appropriate to the ages of customers and patients served.

Description

The Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician obtains specimens from patients, performs diagnostic testing on specimens, records results of testing, verifies final test results, and reports results of testing in accordance with established protocol; demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide care appropriate to the ages of the patients served, including growth and development, assessment, and interpretation of age specific date; routinely cares for infants, children, adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.   

Description

The Nurse Practitioner provides care across the health care continuum with emphasis on the promotion of health, the prevention of disease, and the early detection and treatment of disease.  The Nurse Practitioner demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide care appropriate to the ages of patients served, including growth and development, assessment and interpretation of age specific data, treatments and communications.  The Nurse Practitioner cares for infants, children, adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.

Description

Under the direction of the Team Leader and/or Charge Nurse, the Nurse’s Aide assists in the treatment and care of the patient while following hospital established policy and procedure. 

Description

This per diem position teaches/supervises nursing students in classroom and clinical settings; contributes to the professional development of nursing students; demonstrates integrity, stability, imagination and discriminative judgment in instruction of nursing students; contributes to the research and development of the education program.

Description

This position ensure patients and families are greeted and scheduled by obtaining and/or verifying demographic/clinical/financial/insurance information in the process of registering patients for service delivery, which includes the entry of patient/guarantor information in the patient accounting system, and patient signatures are collect on all appropriate forms and the imaging/copying of registration documents.  The Patient Access Associate will ensure signed physician orders are obtained and processed along with online insurance eligibility/benefits verification conducted on designated cases with notification to patient/guarantor, collection of patient liabilities, and referring appropriate cases to financial counseling for follow up and consolation.

 Description

The Phlebotomist performs housesticks and blood draws for inpatient, outpatient and STAT orders. Specimens are labeled and transported by the Phlebotomist to the appropriate laboratory and department. The Phlebotomist assists other areas with laboratory functions as necessary and appropriate. The Phlebotomist routinely cares for infants, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.