Certified Medical Assistant - Cancer Center Radiation/Oncology Durham, NC(3K SIGN ON BONUS)
Company: Duke University Health System
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the
best in the United States and is known around the world for its
outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University
Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic
and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma
center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an
endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine
operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional
radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital
admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in
fiscal year 2017.
U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North
Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.
Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for
seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery,
nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology,
In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive,
geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that
include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty
clinics and outpatient surgery centers.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet-- -
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as
North Carolina-- - -s Great 100 Nurses.
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Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for
being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
Occ Summary Perform a variety of routine duties in a hospita l
clinic to assist medical and nursing staff in the examination and
trea tment of patients;set up and clean examination rooms.
Work P erformed
The CMA/RMA in RadOnc/Sarcoma will be cross-trained to work in
three different areas within the unit:
1. - - - - - - -Cli nicCMA- responsibilities include rooming
patients with full intake inclu ding vital signs, medication
reconciliation, falls, - psychosocial and an y other clinic
relevant screening, and hand off to nurse/APP/MD. - Additi onal
responsibilities include assisting with clinic procedures (biopsies
, scopes),chaperone internal exams, suture/staple removal,
instrument se t up and cleaning, inventory stock of exam rooms,
scheduling, answering phones and assisting patients within
2. - - - - - - Alcove infusion/treat ment CMA- responsibilities
include bring patients to area, full intake, daily weight checks,
orthostatic vital signs, phlebotomy as needed,wound care/suture
removal, receiving and checking in inpatients for treatment
,removing PIVs, comfort care- assistance to restroom/food/water- -
cleani ng rooms, stocking supplies, transporting patients as
3. - - - - - - HDR/Brachytherapy procedural area CMA-
responsibilities include bringing patients to area with full
procedural intake, assisting patient with pre-op needs, assis ting
RNs with anesthesia recovery with vital signs, foley maintenance, c
omfort caredischarging pt, assisting in procedural suite (setting
up ins truments,pre-cleaning, assisting nurse with vitals, moving
patient), ass isting with instrument cleaning and transport to/from
sterile processing in Duke North.
Knowledge, Skills and Abi lities PATIENT EXPERIENCE, DUKE HOSPITAL
LAYOUT STERILE TECHNIQUE
Level Characteristics N/A
Education High School diploma required
Experience Six months of health care experience required.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications N/A
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