LPN- First Care Clinic
Posted on: September 19, 2023
Under the direction of a health care provider, Clinical Nurse
LPN, is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes
the safety and well-being of our patients.
- Clinical Excellence/Patient Care Assist provider and other
clinical staff with obtaining basic vital information preparing
patient for examination, treatment and minor surgical procedures.
Demonstrates competence in the clinical skills necessary to carry
out assigned job duties. May be required to draw and collect blood
and other samples from patients and prepare specimens for
laboratory analysis. Administer vaccines and ordered medications by
oral, IM,SQ or ID routes. Place urinary catheters per protocol.
Schedule referrals for patients with specialist or outpatient as
requested by the provider. Complete appropriate forms or
requisitions needed for referrals or lab testing, including
appropriate CPT/ICD-9 coding. Responsible for tracking system for
follow-up appointments related to office visits, laboratory tests
and procedures to regularly follow patients monitoring disease
status. Provide appropriate and timely documentation in the
patient's electronic health record using standardized workflows and
- Development and Patient Education Be aware of what is happening
in clinic/department and the organization by attending
clinic/department meetings, reading emails and regularly checking
information on the organization's intranet site. Maintain
compliance with CLIA, OSHA, Safety and Risk Management guidelines.
Maintain compliance and behave in a manner consistent with all
policies and procedures, including but not limited to Compliance,
HIPAA and personnel workplace rules. Behave in a manner consistent
with all Compliance and HIPAA policies and procedures. Maintain
regular and consistent attendance at work. Demonstrate initiative
to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed
customer expectations. Provide education to patients and families
using the Teach-back method per protocols and guidelines. Balance
team and individual responsibilities; be open and objective to
other's views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to positive
team goals; and put the success of the team above own interests.
Perform other duties as requested by Clinic Administrator to
facilitate the smooth and effective operations of the office.
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