1. Obtains patient histories and medical information. 2. Assists with medical and minor surgical procedures. Assesses, reports, and records vital signs and measurements. Collects specimens. 3. Observes patients for physical or emotional changes. Reports observations. 4. Prepares examining rooms. Selects, sets up and maintains medical supplies and equipment. 5. Maintains a comfortable, orderly, safe and clean environment for patients. 6. Responds to medical emergencies. Records patient information. 7. Prepares patients for continuing care after treatment. 8. May instruct other LPNs. May serve as a source of information on nursing matters pertaining to section. May administer medications under direction and authority of professional medical staff person. 9. Schedules and coordinates patient and test appointments. 10. Performs additional functions incidental to nursing activities.
Preferred Education: Trained in EPIC. Experience in Primary Care.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Trained in EPIC. Experience in Primary Care.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven ability to extract and compile a range of data from written sources, individuals by asking questions, from one or more databases, and provide limited interpretation of data.
Posting Position Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Required Skill/ability 3: Exceptional oral and written communication skills. Excellent attendance. Proven ability to work independently, take initiative and be self-motivated.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: LPN, YMA
Required Skill/ability 1: Strong organizational skills, including attention to detail. Ability to manage multiple priorities and effectively meet deadlines.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to understand complicated written instructions, memoranda, and policy statements.
Four years of related work experience, two of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and a high school level education; or two years of related work experience and an Associate degree; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 61910BR
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