LPN (Part-time Monday-Thursday)
Company: Care ATC Inc
Location: Palm Harbor
Posted on: January 7, 2021
General Summary: A Licensed Practical Nurse responsible for both
the clinical and administrative areas including assisting
physicians with patient care and handling clerical, environmental,
and organizational tasks. Provides information to patients so they
may fully utilize and benefit from the clinical services.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
- Fulfills patient care responsibilities as assigned that may
include checking schedules and organizing patient flow;
accompanying patients to exam/procedure room; assisting patients as
needed with walking transfers, dressing, collecting specimens,
preparing for exam, etc.; collecting patient history; performing
screenings per provider guidelines; assisting physicians/nurses
with various procedures; charting; relaying instructions to
patients/families; answering calls, and providing pertinent
- Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned that may include
sending/receiving patient medical records; obtaining lab/X-ray
reports, hospital notes, referral information, etc.; completing
forms/requisitions as needed; scheduling appointments; verifying
insurance coverage and patient demographics; managing and updating
charts to ensure that information is complete and filed
- Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned that may
include setting up instruments and equipment according to
department protocols; cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments,
and equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control;
cleaning sterilizer according to scheduled maintenance program and
keeping appropriate records; ordering, sorting, storing supplies;
and restocking exam/procedure rooms.
- Fulfills organizational responsibilities as assigned including
respecting/promoting patient rights; responding appropriately to
emergency codes; sharing problems relating to patients and/or staff
with immediate supervisor.
- Fulfills clinical medical assisting responsibilities that vary
according to state law, which may include medical/surgical asepsis,
sterilization, instrument wrapping and autoclaving; checking vital
signs or mensuration; physical examination preparations; clinical
pharmacology; drug administration through various routes including
injections; prescription verifications with physician's orders;
minor surgery assists including surgical tray set-up
pre/post-surgical care, applying dressings, and suture removal;
biohazard waste disposal and monitoring; therapeutic modalities;
instructing patients with assistive devices, body mechanics, and
home care; laboratory procedures including Occupational Safety and
Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines; quality control methods;
CLIA-waived testing; capillary punctures and venipunctures;
specimen handling such as urine, throat, vaginal, stool, and
sputum; electrocardiography including mounting, emergency triage,
and first aid. LPN's must adhere to the LPN scope of practice in
- Other duties as assigned.
We are looking for someone who:
- Has an excellent patient/customer service skills.
- Has an out-going, dynamic personality, and has the ability to
work well on a close team environment.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Graduation from an approved practical nursing program.
- One year LPN experience required; clinical experience
- State licensed practical nurse.
- Current CPR certificate.
Required license or certification:
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