Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Location
Tallahassee, FL
Posted
Jun 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 43682

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Department

University Health Services

Responsibilities

Perform and document intake of patient in accordance with established protocols. Notifies RN/clinician and acts on priority conditions. Serve as a contact for outside physician offices, pharmacies, transportation, and medical facilities. Assist with appointment scheduling and/or refer patients to the appropriate clinic. Give discharge instructions to patient. Float as LPN in other clinics as assigned.

Collect lab specimens, administer and document procedures, treatments, medications and immunizations as ordered. Monitor patient for potential side effects and allergic reactions and report to RN/clinician. Assist health professional with exams, procedures, and treatments.

Clean exam table and instruments after use in accordance with Infection Control standards. Assist in maintaining medication/supply stock, emergency box, and oxygen supply. Maintain orderly work areas, records, and logs as required. Assist the Compliance Office with patient immunization requirements and clearance for university registration.

Serves on committees, attend in-service training programs, and other educational workshops. Participate in special projects. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalency.

Licensed as a practical nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes, or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Section 210, Florida Administrative Code.

IV Certification required.

Previous experience with Electronic Medical Records.

Successful completion of a post hire PPD (TB) test and OSHA training.

Pay Plan

This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Veterans' Preference

Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=ers/application/application_veterans_preference, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

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