Lic Prac Nurse/Phys Office - Pediatric Respiratory Diagnostic Center -
Company: UNC Healthcare
Location: Wake Forest
Posted on: February 22, 2021
DescriptionBecome part of an inclusive organization with over
30,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:This
position supports the Pediatric Respiratory Diagnostic Center.
Provides direct patient care within the scope of practice for the
Licensed Practical Nurse. Processes privileged patient health
information, processes physician orders, returns patient calls, and
other duties as assigned.Responsibilities:1. Maintains compliance
with organizational policies and procedures.2. Demonstrates
competence in patient care skills within the scope of practice for
the Licensed Practical Nurse to include assisting with exams and
procedures, administering medications, reinforcing patient
education, and other procedures as directed by the RN or
physician.3. Documents care provided in the patient's medical
record.4. Processes orders, returns patient calls, and notifies
patients of diagnostic results as directed by the physician.5.
Assists with the maintenance of adequate supplies, and performs and
documents medical equipment safety checks.6. Maintains compliance
with established safety and regulatory guidelines, including HIPAA,
OSHA, and infection prevention policies and procedures.
Participates in unit performance improvement activities.7.
Demonstrates good customer service skills when interacting with
patients, families, and visitors. Exhibits effective communication
skills and team work.Other InformationOther information:Education
Requirements:--- Completion of accredited practical nursing
program.Licensure/Certification Requirements:--- BCLS , LPN NC
LICProfessional Experience Requirements:--- Previous physician
office experience preferred.Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities
Requirements:--- Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret
documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine
reports and correspondence. Mathematical Skills: Ability to add,
subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole
numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Reasoning Ability: Ability
to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete
variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in
written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.Job DetailsLegal
Employer:NCHEALTHEntity: UNC Physicians NetworkOrganization Unit:
COVID Prep/Response-UC CaryWork Type: Per DiemStandard Hours Per
Week: 19.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of Job: US:NC:CaryExempt
From Overtime: Exempt: No
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