Cayuga Medical Associates
  • Ithaca, NY, USA
  • Full Time

WHY CHOOSE TO JOIN US?

WE VALUE OUR TEAM!

When you come to work for Cayuga Medical Associates, you join a multidisciplinary physician group with more than 22 specialties located in Tompkins, Cortland, and Schuyler Counties. Our commitment to service excellence sets us apart. Our Cornerstones: Patient-Centered Excellence, Teamwork, Safety, Respect, and Professionalism, guide us as we provide care for our community.

As a part of those Cornerstones, it's very important to us that we create a work environment where people feel welcomed, comfortable, valued for what they bring to the organization, and recognized for their contributions. It goes beyond salary and benefits. We work hard to develop an environment and culture that attracts top-quality talent. That is what sets Cayuga Medical Associates apart.

  • We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package including sign-on bonus* for eligible positions, as well as liberal paid time-off
  • Our full-time and our benefited part-time employees receive the same benefits package (paid time-off benefits are prorated for part-timers)
  • Health insurance coverage becomes effective within four weeks of your start date.
  • PTO is available to use immediately!
  • Tuition reimbursement is available for career-related education.

From <https://www.cayugamedicalassociates.org/careers-2/>



Cayuga Medical Associates, a multi-specialty group in Ithaca, NY is currently searching for an LPN for one of their Cayuga Primary Care practices. The purpose of this job is to support the physicians and/or mid-level providers in the practice with clinical activities and direct patient care. The LPN may also assist in appointment scheduling and other related activities for optimal patient service.

Here at Cayuga Primary Care: Community Corners, we serve as our community's entry point into the health care system and as the continuing focal point for all needed healthcare services. We focus on areas of health promotion, disease prevention, patient education, and the diagnosis & treatment of acute and chronic illnesses. Some of the services we provide include:

  • Annual wellness exams
  • Routine immunizations
  • PPD placements & reads
  • Holter monitor placements and removals
  • Warfarin Management
  • Point-of-care testing
  • Integrated & onsite behavioral health services
  • Patient education & navigation

Our team also advocates and empowers patients to take charge of their health to accomplish cost-effective and equitable outcomes. With a team-based approach, our providers are able to work directly with patients in order to provide the highest quality of care. Similarly, our unique team of clinical and clerical staff work cohesively in order to meet the needs of our patients. We are an environment and space that promotes employee well-being, productivity, and growth.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform clinical duties in accordance with the scope of practice per LPN license and in accordance with NYS laws and regulations.
  • Carry out all assigned clinical procedures for the comfort and well-being of patients, per practice protocol.
  • Take and record patient's vital signs.
  • Prepare exam rooms and sterilize equipment and supplies per protocols.
  • Assist physicians/providers with procedures, patient care and/or scheduling, per office protocol.
  • Provide call management for physicians/providers with regard to clinical questions, prescription refills, test results and other patient calls per practice protocols.
  • Prepare patient's record for visit, as directed by physician/provider.

Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited LPN program
  • Current NYS licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Demonstrated clinical competency
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of diseases and treatment
  • Ability to apply aseptic tech and sterilization
  • Knowledge of practice management system, EMR, and scheduling protocols
  • Basic keyboard skill
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of accuracy in performing responsibilities
  • Exceptional service attitude and communication style
  • Professional appearance and demeanor

CMA offers an agile, inclusive, and supportive culture where every employee is respected. CMA is based in beautiful Ithaca, NY where nature abounds and a strong sense of community thrives. Ithaca is home to two esteemed institutes of higher education, Ithaca College and the world-renowned Cornell University. Ithaca offers four dynamic seasons for outdoor enthusiasts, as well as easy access to urban opportunities within a half-day drive (i.e., Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse, Albany, New York City, Boston, and Philadelphia). CMA also offers:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Professional development stipends and malpractice insurance
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Optional life and disability insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Tuition assistance
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Cell phone discount
  • Major holidays off
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