Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), ExpressCare East
Company: Memorial Health
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Overview Performs a wide variety of patient care activities for
the clinic's patients of all ages, including general nursing care,
administration of prescribed medications and treatments, education
of patients and families, and response to patient telephone calls.
All care is provided under the supervision of the physician and/or
Qualifications Licensure/Certification/Registry: Valid state
license to practice practical nursing required.
Valid CPR certification required.
Maintains state required CME.
Experience: Prior computer experience preferred.
Previous experience in a clinic setting preferred.
Other Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Candidates must successfully
pass the following assessments during the interview process in
order to be further considered for this position: Listening Skills,
Data Entry, and Medical Spelling.
Responsibilities Follows nursing process of assessment,
planning, intervention and evaluation, incorporating physical as
well as psycho-social needs of designated patient populations in
person, and over the telephone. Practices within professional scope
and current standards of care. Applies the Minimum Necessary
Standard when accessing protected health information.
Documents according to professional scope and current standard of
care ensuring that entries are complete. Reviews quality audits and
makes improvements accordingly.
Assists in various aspects of patient flow process including, but
not limited to securing/stocking necessary supplies, preparing exam
room and patient for examination, assisting the provider with the
exam or procedure, providing treatments and medications as ordered
by the provider and cleaning/disinfecting exam/treatment area after
Assists with various aspects of diagnostic testing including
obtaining and/or preparing specimens, labeling/recording, and
communicating results. Performs miscellaneous CLIA-waived testing.
May perform EKG's/rhythm strips, spirometry, pulse oximetry,
nebulizers, as well as other testing outlined by the provider.
Assists clinic in meeting financial goals related to revenue and
expense. Obtains appropriate insurance referrals and
pre-certifications. Finds most cost effective means when
securing/stocking necessary supplies.
Responsible for working with team to improve processes and
implement quality plans, and provide a high level of patient
Demonstrates support for and participates in accomplishing team
goals and objectives.
Performs other related work as required or requested.
Keywords: Memorial Health, Decatur , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), ExpressCare East, Other , Decatur, Illinois
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