We are looking for an LPN to work in a private office setting which requires specialized knowledge, clinical judgment and nursing skills. The LPN is part of a team using patient care skills to meet established practice guidelines, office policies and regulatory standards, under supervision of the physician assistant, nurse practitioner or physician.
Essential Job Functions:
Places patients in the exam room and documents for physician the reason for visit.
Measures patients height, weight, blood pressure, pulse and temperature.
Able to perform hearing and vision tests. Do spirometry and EKGs.
Gather/enter/update patient information in the EMR.
Assist physician with special procedures and examinations.
Collect blood and lab specimens as requested by the physician.
Prepare and administer vaccines and medications on physician’s orders.
Obtain results from outside labs, radiology and other doctor’s offices.
Provide patient education for treatments, medications, diets and physician instructions.
Stock rooms with medical supplies and medications. Inventory and order supplies.
Call patients when ordered by the physician.
Observe patient confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA.
Complete other tasks as directed by physician.