Fort Myers, FL
Department: LMH Cardiology - Metro Parkway
Categories: Clinical Support
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Each of our team members is responsible for an exceptional patient experience – no matter our position or location within the health system.
Cardiology Assistant is responsible for providing an excellent customer experience while assisting the patient and the care team in a cardiology medical/outpatient practice. This position is responsible for patient safety, performing phlebotomy, Point of Care testing, assisting in minor procedures, processing lab specimens and the safe operation of medical equipment. The Cardiology Assistant is responsible for supporting and assisting with Cardiology procedures including EKG, Holter Monitors, Holter Scanning and Stress tests according to regulatory standards and organizational policy and procedure. This position is responsible for the collection, communication and documentation of accurate patient information/data and maintaining medical records according to regulatory standards and organizational policies and procedures. The Cardiology Assistant is responsible for coordinating and facilitating requests for information, prescriptions and sample medications as directed by the provider. This position does not administer medications. The Cardiology Assistant addresses patient questions/concerns with information as directed by the provider. This position may provide scheduling support, authorization assistance, scanning or other medical practice assistance as directed. The Cardiology Assistant reports to the Manager/Supervisor.
|Degree/Diploma Obtained||Program of Study||Required/|
|High School Diploma or Equivalent||Required||or|
Additional RequirementsPatient care related formal training required, i.e. CNA, EMT. Completed coursework in cardiac rhythm interpretation preferred.
|Minimum Years Required||Area of Experience||Required/|
|2 Years||Patient Care||Required|
State of Florida Licensure Requirements