7H657:PEDIATRICS - GENERALWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$15.26-23.98/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
LPNClick here for more information about equivalencies::
No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
LPN – Kentucky LicensurePhysical Requirements:
Requires handling of average weights or objects up to 25 pounds with some sitting, standing, or walking.Shift:
8:00 am – 4:30 pmJob Summary:
The Pediatrics at Maxwell Clinic is seeking a LPN to perform clinic duties within scope of license/certification.
Job duties will Include but not be limited to: triaging patients, collecting medical history, reconciling medications, preparing specimens, preparing/administering injections/vaccinations and lab collection.
Communicate with patients, providers, and other peers to provide exceptional care to patients and families. Schedule and coordinate tests, procedures, and other medical services as ordered.
Verify insurance coverage, communicate with insurance companies as related to prior authorizations and/or referrals.
Maintain medical privacy as applicable to patient health information, services performed, telephone communications, and any other interactions with patients and families.
Registration and scheduling within the clinic, providing service to patients and their families during their clinic visit. Maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly environment for all.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
The ideal candidate will have proven the ability to work in a team as well as independently and to be assertive and provide optimal patient care to the pediatric population in an ambulatory clinic setting. The ability to communicate in a professional manner with patients and their families, co-workers, and physician’s is essential to delivering collaborative care to patients and excellent customer service skills is required. The ability to prioritize and organize and the ability to navigate the electronic computer system in order to appropriately document patient care.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
NoDeadline to Apply:
02/28/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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