University of Vermont

Human Resource ServicesĀ and Operations

Clinic Assistant

Clinic Assistant - Standard

Job Family: Specialized
Job Code: 4311
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Union Status:

This job standard may be part of one or more career progressions.

Job Overview

Maintain clinic flow by providing nursing/medical support and patient care in support of University clinical and health services.

Typical Functions

The duties listed are not all-inclusive. Duties assigned to individual employees may vary.

Maintain clinic flow by providing nursing/medical support and patient care in support of University clinical and health services; prepare patients for clinician visits; bring patient to exam room, collect and record medical history/vital signs and communicate with providers about patients..
Assist and support health care providers and patients; assist with nursing care  and assist provider with procedures. Provide point of care testing. Follow University and external policies and procedures; use judgment in the use and dissemination of sensitive or confidential information and ensure compliance with confidentiality guidelines.

Facilitate prescription refills and other medication follow-up/education, coordinate urgent referrals, receive and transmit messages to patient and provider, fax orders and communicate with university staff, patient, family and home medical care providers to support ongoing patient care.

Maintian  clean, well-stocked and functioanl exam rooms and clinical areas.  Review immunization records and assist with other administrative duties. 

Maintain clinical data and medical records according to protocol; prepare reports using standard software applications.

Participate in area safety training.

Minimum Qualifications

Education and experience equivalent to: 

High School diploma and specific certification or licensure and up to two years' related experience required.  

Last modified July 01 2013 11:26 AM