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Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN - FT

OSS Health
Job Description
Description:
Assists in all aspects of the medical practice under the direct supervision of a physician.
Listing Category:
Healthcare
Requirements and Responsibilities:
Education:
  • High school diploma or its equivalent required.
 
Qualifications:
  • Current license by the State of Pennsylvania as a Licensed Practical Nurse required.
  • Two (2) years of experience working in a medical practice or hospital setting required.
  • Current certification in basic life support (BLS) required, or the ability to obtain before working independently with patients.
  • Computer literacy and the ability to effectively and accurately use the electronic medical records system; on the job EMR experience required.
  • Independent judgment is necessary to work in accordance with department practices and general directives received by Management.
  • Effective and efficient organization and time management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, which frequently involve collaborating with physicians, management/leadership and other organizational personnel.
  • An ability to work independently and utilize time management, prioritization, and multi-tasking skills.
  • An ability to alter schedule to accommodate departmental needs as required.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assists in examination and treatment of patients.
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs and types information and histories in EMR.
  • Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients.
  • Prepares injections and assists physician with the administration of injections.
  • Performs phlebotomy and assists with minor procedures in the office.
  • Provides wound care to patients as needed.
 
  • Enters appropriate codes into EMR.
  • Completes necessary paperwork and schedules surgeries and appointments.
  • Provides telephonic or electronic submissions of prescriptions to pharmacy as ordered by the physician.
  • Educates patients and assists with patient inquiries regarding medication and pre & post-operative treatment. 
  • Acts as agent for licensed provider.
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
Compensation:
  • 1 - Full-time – Monday – Friday - Varied hours and schedule between 8:30 am-8:30 pm
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