Eastern Iowa Health Center (EIHC) has an exciting opportunity
for a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)/Licensed Practical Nurse
(LPN) to join our team of healthcare professionals at our family
medicine/pediatric location. The ideal candidate must have a
commitment to providing high-quality primary care for our complex
Provide general medical care and select patient care tasks while
working collaboratively with physicians, nurses, and other
multidisciplinary team members.
Provide individualized education to patients and families
appropriate for age, diagnosis, and level of understanding with the
direction of RN or Licensed Independent Practitioner.
Assist providers with patient office visits, including rooming
and interviewing patients, recording vital signs and entering
information in patient’s electronic medical record.
Responsible for maintaining organized and clean exam rooms and
stocking with required supplies and equipment for each visit.
Perform select clinical tests including, but not limited to;
blood glucose, rapid HIV testing, influenza, and strep cultures.
Manage and operates equipment safely and correctly.
Observes, records, and reports changes in patient’s
Administer medications according to orders from a Licensed
Independent Practitioner (LIP), following the six rights of
medication administration; including maintenance of intravenous
Assist providers with procedures by providing pre- and
post-procedural care, participating in the Time Out, and
Screen patient calls and make follow-up calls as requested by
the provider. Direct calls requiring assessment to an RN or
Typical work hours will vary from 8 AM to 7 PM, Monday through
Friday and some Saturdays.
Completion of Medical Assistant program at an accredited
Current LPN license in the State of Iowa & in good standing
Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers
Electronic health record experience, Athena preferred
Previous experience in a medical clinic
Advance working knowledge of outpatient care, triage and clinic
Demonstrated ability and sensitivity to persons who are
disabled, homeless, substance users, HIV (AIDS) infected, and/or
We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including:
medical, dental, vision, paid time off (PTO) benefits, including
eight paid holidays, Flexible Spending Account, and 401k retirement
savings plan(s). Loan repayment maybe possible through the National
Health Service Corp. To learn more, visit the following link:
EIHC mission is to provide exceptional and accessible
patient-centered healthcare for all.