EVMS

Licensed Practical Nurse

Position Number
6339410
Department
OB/GYN
Category
Clinical
Compensation Max
USD $21.09/Hr.
Compensation Min
USD $16.22/Hr.
US-VA-Virginia Beach

Overview

Assist physicians with complete patient care and Contribute to the well-being of patients by serving as a positive role model and demonstrating a professional, caring attitude, and behavior towards co-workers, patients, and guests.

Responsibilities

Call patient from reception area and prepare patient for examination.

Take vital signs such as height, weight, temperature and blood pressure.  May draw blood and give injections.

Record all pertinent patient information in EHR as well as completing workflows for meaningful use objectives.

Review patient lab results, imaging studies, discuss abnormal findings with the physician and follow up with patient in regard to treatment prescribed by the physician as necessary.

Schedule and perform nurse visit related appointments to include immunizations and other injections.

Chaperone physician in examining room as needed; assist with minor surgical and diagnostic procedures.

Prepare procedure trays.

Schedule, preauthorize and prepare of all in office procedures.

Schedule Cesarean sections and induction of labor.

 Maintain patient pap smear log

QA and prep charts for upcoming visits to ensure receipt of all lab results, imaging, outside records for established patients as well as obtaining patient history information for new patients.

Sterilize equipment and supplies.

Maintain clean and well stocked exam rooms.

Order and Inventory of devices and supplies.

Request Prior Authorizations for appointment related needs.

Monitor and complete tasks in EMR daily

Follow up with patients regarding no shows and send appropriate letters.

Provide coverage as needed within the department.

Return to Hofhiemer Hall when no patients are scheduled at the Princess Anne Campus and/or on Friday when Uro/GYN has office hours.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Completion of a program of instruction for licensure as an LPN and valid VA license is required.  Previous clinical experience is preferred.

Location : Location

US-VA-Virginia Beach

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