+ SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITY - Job Summary (general statement of purpose or objective of position)
+ Responsible for providing professional nursing care to clinic patients under supervision of physicians and Patient/Clinical Services Manager.
+ MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS - Knowledge, skills, abilities, license, registration, certification, education, and experience
+ EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent. Education requisite to obtain required license/certification for the position.
+ EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, KNOWLEDGE: Knowledge of basic nursing principles and protocols. Knowledge of policies and procedures related to infection control, environmental safety and patient confidentiality. Knowledge of medical chart reporting/records. Demonstrates skill in appropriate assessment/screening and assistance techniques. Skill in appropriate use of universal precautions, safe workplace and confidentiality methods. Skill in health information management by appropriately charting patient data. Ability to work effectively as team members with physicians and other staff. Ability to appropriately interact with patients, families, staff and others. To remain flexible to the changing demands.
+ CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, BONDING: Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse as required by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ABSN). Current BLS.
+ PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS: Combination of office and exam settings. Frequent exposure to communicable disease, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment. Varied activities including standing, walking, reaching, bending, lifting. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, lifting and carrying items, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Requires working under stressful conditions.