LPN

Aledade

Aledade

natchitoches, la, usa
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Location: Barnum Internal Medicine
Position: LPN
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 – 5:00
Immediate Need for LPN
Barnum Internal Medicine is an established, fast-paced, private internal medicine practice hiring a full-time LPN. This position is responsible for providing nursing care for patients following established standards and practices.

Duties:

  • Assists providers with coordination of patient care
  • Obtains medical history and vital signs; documents in patient record
  • Functions as primary liaison between patients and provider
  • Prepares equipment and supplies and aids providers during treatment, examination, and testing patients
  • Educates patients and families regarding diagnostic procedures, medications, nutrition and maintenance of health and wellness
  • Maintains and reviews electronic patient records
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient information
  • Returns patients’ phone calls with provider's answers as directed and returns pharmacy phone calls as directed
  • Keeps exam rooms ready, clean and stocked for each patient visit
  • Performs other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Assists with data collection and other ACO related duties

Skills:

  • Current LPN license
  • Current CPR certification
  • Ability to manage time, organize, prioritize and complete tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Professional and customer/patient focused
  • HIPPA/privacy/confidentiality knowledge
  • Infection control and OSHA guidelines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication via phone and in person
  • Experience with electronic patient records