Catholic Health Initiatives Licensed Practical Nurse Advanced - Scribe - Immanuel Family Practice Clinic in OMAHA, Nebraska

Licensed Practical Nurse Advanced - Scribe - Immanuel Family Practice Clinic

Description

Job Summary / Job Purpose

The Licensed Practical Nurse Advanced will support assigned physician or assigned physicians with patient care and clinical documentation into the electronic medical records in an efficient manner. Accurately performs ancillary healthcare services while assisting the physician through documentation of specific components of the patient visit and executing specified physician instructions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform and direct patient care services including, but not limited to, admission interview, accurate documentation and timely patient flow.

  • Ensure priority care is provided to patients in an emergency situation.

  • Assist healthcare providers with exams, treatments, procedures and testing as directed.

  • Accompany the physician into the exam room for the patient visit documenting in the electronic medical record (EMR) all aspects of care including, but not limited to, chief complaint , history of presenting illness, physical exam and patient plan as directed by the physician.

  • Work directly with physician to ensure the patient visit is appropriately documented.

  • Ensure optimization of physician practice by keeping current with EMR flow and templates.

  • Schedule and provide patient instruction(s) for tests, treatments and hospital admissions, following correct insurance protocol. (i.e. pre-certification, referrals, chart documentation, etc.)

  • Accurately perform basic calculations for appropriate dose, safely prepares and administers prescribed medications, as ordered by the healthcare provider.

  • Perform phlebotomy, lab procedures and communicates results to the patient as ordered by the provider.

  • Provide patient and family education pertaining to healthcare management, disease process, treatment, test(s), medication and follow-up under direct supervision of the health care provider.

Qualifications

Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing program required.

  • Current/valid Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state licensing board required.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) required.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 2 years related experience required.

Job LPN/LVN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-CHC IMM FAMILY CARE

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0162378

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.