Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Mineola
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Mineola-1702012
Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume)
High School diploma or equivalent and valid NYS License in Practical Nursing. Four (4) years of full time experience in an ambulatory or long term care or private duty care setting. Experience with taking vital signs and blood drawing.
Experience in a Family or Internal Medicine practice. Experience conducting EKG’s. Phlebotomy certified. Experience conducting spirometry tests. Experience using EMR system(s). Spanish/English bilingual. Familiarity with the WTC Healthcare Program.
Brief Description of Duties:
The selected candidate must possess excellent organizational and communication skills and will perform the following duties:
• Provide direct patient care to include: phlebotomy, spirometry and recording vital signs (blood pressure, pulse rate, height and weight).
• Gather information from patients to fill out the medical monitoring questionnaire.
• Perform patient injections as prescribed by the physician;
• Take notes on visit.
• Screen lab values as assigned and notify attending physician of abnormal values.
• Prepare patient charts and files as needed.
• Maintain patient chart flow sheets.
• Ensure the specimens are collected and delivered in a timely manner.
• Record results in patient chart and logs. Enter medical information into EMR systems, including, but not limited to, vital signs, medications, past medical and family history and more.
• Telephone results to other physicians as instructed; Assist with case care management, patient referrals and medical inventory. Participate in QI/QA projects and maintain unit for delivery of high quality care.
• Other duties as assigned.
Special Notes: Occasional Saturdays will be required. Travel between the Mineola and Commack clinics will occasionally be required.
FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.
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Official Job Title: Senior Patient Care Specialist
Job Field: LPN
Primary Location: US-NY-Mineola
Department/Hiring Area: Medicine - WTCHP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Medicine - WTCHP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Oct 12, 2017
Posting End Date: Nov 6, 2017, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: $42,000-$46,559 CWE
Salary Grade: N7