This LPN will be responsible for direct provider support for the Maternal Child Department for any one of 6 locations. He / she will provide 1:1 coverage, floating to other clinical locations within the Maternal Child Department, including OB / GYN, as necessary and / or available.
- Room patients in OB / GYN and Pediatrics, as assigned, within the scope of a Licensed Practical Nurse and SMA company standards
- Consistently utilize departmental standing orders to satisfy HEDIS requirements during each patient encounter
- Responsible for collection and documentation of patient information to include vital signs, chief complaint, medications (including current pharmacy information), allergies, health risk screens, immunization status and other pertinent health information
- Respects privacy and confidentiality at all times
- Coordinate patient care as directed by physicians, mid - level practitioners, LPN Supervisor, RN Program Manager and SMA company standards and policies
- Assist co - workers / team members with other duties, to include, but not limited to, floating between Pediatrics and OB / GYN, as requested
- Must also be willing and able to travel to alternate clinic locations
- Organize and standardize exam and treatment rooms, stock and clean rooms daily and sterilize necessary instruments
- Respond to telephones messages and patient care tasks daily as per SMA policy
- Document all patient interactions in a timely manner within the medical record
- Participate in the training of new employees, to include completion of orientation checklists, and assist with competency training
- Responsible for maintaining compliance related to laboratory QC management and waive testing, maintenance of E - Kits (as applicable), clinic supply and PAR orders / levels and pediatric vaccine supplies and storage designations
- Perform all other job related duties in Pediatrics and OB / GYN, as assigned
- High School diploma or GED
- Current, unrestricted NV LPN license or temporary NV LPN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV LPN license upon expiration of temporary NV LPN license
- CPR / BLS
- Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client/patient sites within a designated area
- 1+ years of clinical experience
- 2+ years of Pediatrics or OB/GYN experience
- Extensive familiarity of all aspects of pediatric vaccine requirements
- Electronic Medical Records experience
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