Community Health Systems 40 LPN for Dr. Sbeih in Jackson, Kentucky

Description:

-Rooming- the patients (calling them from the waiting room and bringing them to the examination room) -Taking patient histories -Taking blood and doing other lab tests -Taking EKGs - Taking vital signs -Organizing and setting up charts -Charting-Changing dressings and performing ordered treatments-Counseling - Patient teaching -Triage (decide which walk-in patients need to be seen urgently) -Telephone triage (handling calls from patients who aren-t sure if they should come in) -Phone calls to pharmacists for medication refills-Phone calls with other health care professionals, such as physiotherapists-Arranging consults and outside tests, such as x-rays. This position will work for Hometown Family Medical Clinic.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing and carry a current license as a licensed practical nurse in the state of employment. Have at least six months experience in medical nursing practice. Experience in outpatient clinic services is preferred. Must have CPR.

Job: Clinic, Medical

Organization: Jackson Physician Corp

Location: KY-Jackson

Requisition ID: 1738293