Licensed Practical Nurse
Radford, VA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, October 10, 2023
Location: Family Health Clinic, Inc.
Position: Licensed Practical Nurse
Family Health is a locally owned company providing excellent care to our wonderful patients. We are passionate about taking care our patients. We are looking for a compassionate and caring LPN to join our family.
Salary: $21.50 - $23.58 an hour DOE
Benefits after 90-day Probationary Period
Health/ Dental Insurance paid by the employer.
Paid Time Off
Short-Term/ Long-Term Disability
LPN job duties include, but may not be limited to the following:
-Completes patient assessment to include height, weight, vital signs, chief complaint, current medications, etc.
-Prepares patient for provider evaluation, including obtaining specimens, positioning for exams, listing medications, assisting during exams and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
-Administers medications and injections as directed by the provider.
-Maintains work area, exam, treatment and x-ray rooms and lab in a clean, safe manner; restock with supplies and instruments; sterilize reusable equipment as needed.
-Documents patient information in the electronic medical record.
-Provides patient teaching as indicated and directed by the provider, including lab results, diet instructions, medication instructions, appropriate follow-up, and reinforcing provider instructions as needed.
-Assists with referral authorizations for specialists and pre-authorizations for testing and ancillary services.
Education: Graduate of accredited school of practical nursing required, or new graduate of approved program eligible to sit for the Virginia licensure exam.
Experience: One (1) year experience in a physician office preferred
Licensure/Certification: Current licensure as a Practical Nurse in the State of Virginia (LPN) required.
Other: Customer driven. Demonstrates a positive demeanor, good verbal and written communication skills, and a professional appearance and approach. Must have the ability to problem-solve and communicate with a wide variety of people in an effective manner. Must exhibit skills to utilize automated computer systems, including electronic medical records. Keyboarding skills required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records. Fast paced physician practice. Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Please note this position is posted on behalf of our partner practices. This individual will be working at the specific practice that is mentioned in the above details and will not be a direct employee of Aledade, Inc. so will therefore not be eligible for the benefits available to Aledade employees.