Licensed Practical Nurse, Clinic



Marshall, MO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Location: John Fitzgibbon Memorial Hospital
Position: Licensed Practical Nurse, Clinic
The LPN performs selected duties for the promotion of health in the care of patients. The LPN delivers care according to protocols and procedures in Department Specific and Generic Structure Standards Manual.

Principle Accountabilities and Essential Duties of the Job:

  • Schedule appointments.
  • Obtain required referrals and preauthorization’s.
  • Document medications administered.
  • Document patient calls in chart.
  • Assist patients to exam rooms.
  • Document chief complaint and at least 3 vitals.
  • Perform venipunctures.
  • Give injections.
  • Call in prescriptions.
  • X-rays (limited).
  • Bone density scans.
  • Assist physician in all special procedures, including minor surgery, as required.
  • Remove sutures, clean wounds, and apply dressing as directed by physician.
  • Clean and stock exam room with the necessary supplies.
  • Attend all required in-services and maintain CPR certification.
  • Respect confidentiality of patient records and use discretion when discussing patient information.
  • Follow Universal Precautions and utilize sterile technique when appropriate.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of departmental policies and procedures.


  • Identifies and resolves safety issues; actively identifies and takes appropriate precautions following safety standards in the workplace for self and customers.
  • Can identify the appropriate situation requiring personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Adheres to the employee safety plan and supports the effort to provide a safe environment for patients and staff.
  • Follows the infection control plan specifically in the areas of: disposal of infectious waste; reporting of infections; needle sticks; blood/mucous membrane exposure; disinfection techniques.
  • Demonstrates understanding of Life Safety, Equipment Management, Disaster
  • Preparedness, Security, Hazardous Materials and Utilities.

Customer Service:

  • Exhibits customer-focused behaviors which are consistent with the mission, vision, value statements and the Patient’s Bill of Rights.
  • Demonstrates belief that there is nothing of greater value than our customers by consistently ensuring high value of services with good outcomes and high customer satisfaction. Ensures mature, ethical, and professional behavior by respecting rights and opinions of others.
  • Responds promptly to customer concerns and complaints; demonstrates proper telephone etiquette; uses tact, sensitivity and sound judgment when relating with patients, care givers, significant others, staff and other customers.
  • Recognizes customer dissatisfaction, manages concerns quickly or contacts the appropriate individual for follow-up.
  • Accepts assignments in a positive manner; anticipates change with enthusiasm and well-thought-out opportunities for change; is a role model and mentor in the change process.
  • Demonstrates positive professional customer service being respectful of all patients, coworkers, and providers, treating all with equality regardless of race, religion, disability, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, age, socioeconomic status, national origin or citizenship.
  • Acknowledges patient’s rights on confidentiality issues, always maintains patient confidentiality, and follows HIPAA guidelines and regulations.

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum of High School plus specialized training and certification (minimum of 6 months to 2 years)
  • Certification/Licensure Required for Job: Licensed Practical Nurse
  • 3 months – 1 year of technical field experience
  • 0 – 2 years of supervision
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.