AdventHealth Licensed Practical Nurse - Clinics - Hendersonville in Hendersonville, North Carolina
Licensed Practical Nurse - CLINICS ONLY - AdventHealth Asheville and Hendersonville
Location Address: Practices in Asheville and Hendersonville
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville
Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
Co-workers that feel like family
You Will Be Responsible For:
Greets patients and expresses sensitivity to patient needs and condition. Assesses and documents general condition of patient including recording of chief complaint, vital signs, weight, medications, and social
history and verifies symptoms and interventions in the patient medical record. Appropriately records services and diagnoses for accurate completion of encounter forms, requisitions, consent forms and advance
Assists provider with patient examinations, procedures and treatments according to established protocols
Independently performs ancillary services including venipunctures, x-rays, etc. per protocols.
Maintains medical records including preparation of charts, filing of correspondence and test results. Assists in the coordination of care through messaging patient telephone calls, scheduling appointments,
communicating prescription refills, etc. according to established protocols.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required.
· Organizational and multi-tasking skills
· Knowledge of nursing care procedures
· Ability to work as a team player within the office
· Effective verbal and oral communication
· Problem-solving skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· Graduate of an accredited Practical Nursing Program
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Current LPN licensure in the State of North Carolina
· Current American Heart Association BLS certification.
Provides direct and indirect care in the office/clinic setting. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meet the communication needs of the patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a registered nurse, advanced practitioner and/or physician. Maintains regulatory requirements, nursing and office/clinic policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptoms.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.