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Licensed Practical Nurse

Quality of Life Health Services Gadsden, AL
  • Posted: 2 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Position Summary:

A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions as an assistant to physicians and other professionals in the provision of primary care.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Maintains confidentiality of patients and corporate information;
  2. Performs baseline assessment of patients;
  3. Prepares patients for examination and treatments;
  4. Assists in the collection and recording of pertinent clinical and social data for patients through interviews and physical measurements;
  5. Administers medications and treatment per written orders;
  6. Registers patients, retrieves records and triages. Ensures EMR data is complete;
  7. Collects specimen when necessary;
  8. Performs EKGs;
  9. Provides patient teaching and self-care instructions;
  10. Orders medical supplies to ensure and maintain constant patient flow;
  11. Processes referrals including scheduling, follow-up notification, and report retrieval;
  12. Assists in the primary care management of individuals and families through the maintenance of logs and tracking systems;
  13. Must be familiar with vaccines for children;
  14. Accurately documents and codes all services provided within the allotted time frame;
  15. Attends in-service and staff development programs.

Qualifications:

  1. Graduation from an accredited program in practical nursing.
  2. Current registration to work as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Alabama.
  3. At least one year of clinical experience in a pediatric outpatient setting is preferred.
  4. Maintains current license on file.
  5. Must have basic computer skills.

Quality of Life Health Services

Why Work Here?

What is Quality of Life Health Services? - A private, non-profit corporation committed to community service. - A medical home for you and your family. - A health care provider with 24 locations serving 18 counties in Alabama. - An organization with more than 40 years experience in health care. - A primary care provider offering a broad base of ancillary services. - A caring company serving to offer excellent customer service.

Address

1411 Piedmont Cutoff, Gadsden, AL 35903
Gadsden, AL
USA

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