LPN Job

Full Job Title: LPN - Holts Summit Clinic

Job Number: 17004945

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City

Location: Jefferson City, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Days

Hours: 8am-5pm

Description

Role Purpose:


Responsible for providing health care services in the clinical setting. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complementary to medical ethics. Provides appropriate patient care. Assists with general patient preparation, assists physicians, and performs day-to-day business office activities and collection responsibilities.

Responsibilities:
    • Maintains the medical record including confidentiality, filing reports and documentation of all care provided.
    • Completes visit assessment including problem and medication list accurately and within a reasonable time frame.
    • Consistently and accurately implements and records provider orders.
    • Educates and provides call-back to patients and families regarding care, procedures, referrals, test results and medications in a timely manner and documents in the record.
    • Demonstrates ability to set-up and perform clinic-specific procedures and equipment per policies and procedures.
    • Demonstrates ability to perform clinic-specific quality control, lab testing, phlebotomy and completion of logs.
    • Demonstrates medication knowledge, storage, documentation and administration per policies and procedures.
    • Able to schedule appointments and/or referrals and maintain the schedule to meet the needs of the clinic/patient.
    • Maintains sufficient supplies and medications for smooth operation of the clinic.
    • Responsible for completing encounter forms, checking for accuracy and reviewing directory reports.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Successful completion of a License Practical Nurse program.
  • Current Missouri License as a Licensed Practical Nurse. American Heart Association BLS certification within 3 months of hire.
  • Able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to use computers proficiently and other office equipment (fax machine, copy machine, typewriter and other equipment as required).
  • Able to function effectively in stressful situations and flexibility in daily prioritizing of tasks.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Able to work effectively with a wide variety of people.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • One year of experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse.

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