LPN- Part Time- Urgent Care
Company: IMPERIAL HEALTH
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: August 21, 2019
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
practices. Displays responsible behaviors, communicates effectively
and functions as a member of the healthcare team under the direct
the physician. Maintains an inventory of
examination/procedure room supplies, assists in the organization of
patient flow, and organizes the clinic environment to assure
SUPERVISION REQUIRED: Reports
to assigned physician or manager
EXERCISED: This position
does not supervise any employees.
Clinical Operations: Participates
in the care of the patient, under the direct supervision of the
in collaboration with the healthcare team.
- Greets and
escorts patient to exam rooms.
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
physician with procedures/treatments/examinations,
positioning, supplies, equipment).
- Maintains and
uses principles of aseptic techniques and infection control
performing clinical duties and tasks.
that patient chart entries are made accurately and in a timely
forwards charts as appropriate.
and clarifies written orders prior to implementation of delegated
delegated procedures, ie. injections, nebulizer treatment, etc.
Observes, records and reports patient's
condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to
policies for infection control in handling and disposing of
infectious/hazardous waste materials.
obtains and manages specimens, including: labeling, form completion
storage awaiting transfer to laboratory.
emergency situations and implements emergency procedures according
clinic guidelines. Administers
first aid, CPR, and maintains emergency equipment and
appropriate patient specific education, and health information
Support Operations: In close
partnership with healthcare team, assures smooth and efficient
patient flow and
receives and handles medically related phone calls as directed by
stocks, and maintains exam room supplies.
receptionist in scheduling appointments as needed. Ensures
appointment preferences are given to
patients in emergency situations.
all logs as required by OSHA Regulations. (i.e. Refrigerator log
daily, Eye Wash Station log recorded daily, Crash Cart log recorded
and record all injectable medications kept in locked cabinet and
all sample and injectable medications weekly and dispose of any
according to Imperial Health guidelines.
patients of test results; schedules follow-up appointments as
CT scans, MRIs, EEGs, etc. according to physician's orders.
patient with written instructions for preparation needed for any
special procedures or surgeries.
other tasks as assigned.
personnel are required to work in every department of the main
clinic as well
as most off-site clinics.
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Skills - The ability to communicate effectively with others in the
of medical terminology, anatomy and
physiology, diagnostic procedures, pharmacology, and treatment
to the extent required to understand and accurately transcribe
reports. Translate medical abbreviations into their expanded
Skills - To perform this job successfully, an individual should be
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.
in applying and modifying the principles, methods, and techniques
professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.
be able to communicate effectively in written and verbal form,
be able to work as a team player.
be able to work flexible hours.
be able to multi-task. Frequent
interruptions require being able to handle a fast-paced work
entire time at work.
be able to prioritize multiple projects.
maintain strict confidentiality and exercise professionalism when
with staff, managers, supervisors, physicians, external customers,
etc. Must comply with HIPPA confidentiality
standards when accessing or communicating patient information.
to relate to people and different situations with good judgment and
under stressful situations.
State Practical Nursing license.
- Previous medical office experience preferred but not
- EMR experience preferred.
setting. Frequent telephone calls and
other interruptions, which requires being able to handle a
environment during entire time at work.
Must be able to prioritize multiple projects. Must maintain strict
exercise professionalism when interacting with staff, managers,
physicians, external customers, etc.
continuous standing, sitting, frequent walking, bending, and
stooping. May require lifting 50 to 100 pounds. Exposure to
Materials/conditions and infectious diseases.
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