CRMC Opportunities

Specialty Clinic - LPN FT Days (Orthopedics)

Coffeyville Regional Medical Center - Coffeyville, KS

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides professional, compassionate, appropriate and individualized routine care, observes patients’ health, assists practitioners and registered nurses, and communicates instructions to patients regarding medication, treatment, home-based care, and preventative lifestyle changes.

JOB DUTIES

  • Obtain and record patient medical histories, vitals, test results and other information for medical records
  • Deliver compassionate support, attention and assistance to patients and families
  • Ensure compliance with all health care regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA
  • Monitor patients throughout their treatment
  • Perform routine checks of patients’ vital signs
  • Ensure that patients take their medication
  • Liaise with patients’ families
  • In some settings:
    • Assure patient chart completeness, records changes and Medicare reports with 98% accuracy
    • Order supplies based on department needs
    • Complete reports in a timely and accurate manner
    • Assist with patient set-up and clean up
    • Assist with maintaining orderliness of department
    • Prepares necessary documentation and charting for patients
    • Greet patients and visitors
  • Maintain confidentiality of all information according to HIPAA and company policy

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) assumes other responsibilities as assigned.


JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Analytical ability to apply criteria and evaluate information to make decisions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; and excellent interpersonal skills in teaming with patients, medical staff and the public
  • Detail oriented with proven ability to multitask
  • Professional appearance and ease in developing rapport with others
  • Understanding of patient care, medical terminology, coding procedures, reference tools, and appropriate clinical pharmacology for medical assistant scope
  • Knowledgeable in policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care
  • Knowledgeable of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment
  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; familiar with electronic medical health care record systems
  • Ability to maintain quality control standards
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Detail oriented with proven ability to multitask

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program, required
  • Current IV Certification or intention to become IV certified, required
  • Current LPN licensure with the State of Kansas, required
  • BLS, required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a healthcare setting, preferred


Posted On: Tuesday, June 18, 2024



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