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LPN- Part Time- Urgent Care

Company: IMPERIAL HEALTH
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Job Description:


Employment


LPN- Part Time- Urgent Care Lake Charles This position is: Full Time Position Location: Lake Charles, LA JOB

TITLE: LPN part time Every other Weekend

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Responsible

for providing nursing care for patients following established standards and

practices. Displays responsible behaviors, communicates effectively to others

and functions as a member of the healthcare team under the direct supervision

the physician. Maintains an inventory of

examination/procedure room supplies, assists in the organization of efficient

patient flow, and organizes the clinic environment to assure patient safety.

SUPERVISION REQUIRED: Reports

to assigned physician or manager

SUPERVISION

EXERCISED: This position

does not supervise any employees.

ESSENTIAL

FUNCTIONS:

Clinical Operations: Participates

in the care of the patient, under the direct supervision of the physician and

in collaboration with the healthcare team.



  • Greets and

    escorts patient to exam rooms.
  • Collects

    patient information and assessment data.

    Obtains and records patient's vital signs: temperature, pulse,

    respirations, blood pressure, weight and height. Performs chart review to obtain

    historical data.
  • Assists

    physician with procedures/treatments/examinations, (preparation,

    positioning, supplies, equipment).
  • Maintains and

    uses principles of aseptic techniques and infection control when

    performing clinical duties and tasks.
  • Ensures

    that patient chart entries are made accurately and in a timely manner;

    forwards charts as appropriate.
  • Confirms

    and clarifies written orders prior to implementation of delegated tasks.
  • Performs

    delegated procedures, ie. injections, nebulizer treatment, etc. Observes, records and reports patient's

    condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physician.
  • Follows

    policies for infection control in handling and disposing of

    infectious/hazardous waste materials.
  • Appropriately

    obtains and manages specimens, including: labeling, form completion and

    storage awaiting transfer to laboratory.
  • Recognizes

    emergency situations and implements emergency procedures according to

    clinic guidelines. Administers

    first aid, CPR, and maintains emergency equipment and supplies.
  • Provides

    appropriate patient specific education, and health information materials.

    Support Operations: In close

    partnership with healthcare team, assures smooth and efficient patient flow and

    clinical operation.

    --

    Makes,

    receives and handles medically related phone calls as directed by physicians.

    --

    Orders,

    stocks, and maintains exam room supplies.

    --

    Assists

    receptionist in scheduling appointments as needed. Ensures appointment preferences are given to

    patients in emergency situations.

    --

    Completes

    all logs as required by OSHA Regulations. (i.e. Refrigerator log recorded twice

    daily, Eye Wash Station log recorded daily, Crash Cart log recorded monthly,

    etc).

    --

    Count

    and record all injectable medications kept in locked cabinet and refrigerator

    daily.

    --

    Inspect

    all sample and injectable medications weekly and dispose of any expired drugs

    according to Imperial Health guidelines.

    --

    Notifies

    patients of test results; schedules follow-up appointments as needed.

    --

    Schedules

    CT scans, MRIs, EEGs, etc. according to physician's orders.

    --

    Supply

    patient with written instructions for preparation needed for any and all

    special procedures or surgeries.

    --

    Perform

    other tasks as assigned.

    --

    RELIEF

    personnel are required to work in every department of the main clinic as well

    as most off-site clinics.

    KNOWLEDGE,

    SKILLS & ABILITIES:

    --

    Language

    Skills - The ability to communicate effectively with others in the healthcare

    team.

    --

    Understanding

    of medical terminology, anatomy and

    physiology, diagnostic procedures, pharmacology, and treatment assessments

    to the extent required to understand and accurately transcribe dictated

    reports. Translate medical abbreviations into their expanded forms.

    --

    Computer

    Skills - To perform this job successfully, an individual should be able to

    learn and use all functions of electronic medical record software. Must accurately enter data into a database,

    search for information, send and receive email and attachments.

    --

    Skills

    in applying and modifying the principles, methods, and techniques of

    professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.

    --

    Must

    be able to communicate effectively in written and verbal form, answer frequent

    telephone calls.

    --

    Must

    be able to work as a team player.

    --

    Must

    be able to work flexible hours.

    --

    Must

    be able to multi-task. Frequent

    interruptions require being able to handle a fast-paced work environment during

    entire time at work.

    --

    Must

    be able to prioritize multiple projects.

    --

    Must

    maintain strict confidentiality and exercise professionalism when interacting

    with staff, managers, supervisors, physicians, external customers, etc. Must comply with HIPPA confidentiality

    standards when accessing or communicating patient information.

    --

    Ability

    to relate to people and different situations with good judgment and integrity

    under stressful situations.

    EDUCATION

    REQUIREMENTS:

    State Practical Nursing license.

    EXPERIENCE:



    • Previous medical office experience preferred but not required.

    • EMR experience preferred.

      ENVIRONMENTAL/WORKING

      CONDITIONS: Office

      setting. Frequent telephone calls and

      other interruptions, which requires being able to handle a fast-paced work

      environment during entire time at work.

      Must be able to prioritize multiple projects. Must maintain strict confidentiality and

      exercise professionalism when interacting with staff, managers, supervisors,

      physicians, external customers, etc.

      PHYSICAL/MENTAL

      DEMANDS: requires

      continuous standing, sitting, frequent walking, bending, and stooping. May require lifting 50 to 100 pounds. Exposure to possible Hazardous

      Materials/conditions and infectious diseases.

Keywords: IMPERIAL HEALTH, Beaumont , LPN- Part Time- Urgent Care, Healthcare , Lake Charles, Texas

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