Catholic Health Initiatives LPN LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE/ CMA II CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT II-FLOAT POOL in LINCOLN, Nebraska

LPN LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE/ CMA II CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT II-FLOAT POOL

Description

Job Summary:

Under

the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, the Licensed Practical Nurse/Certified Medical Assistant II functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the

success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective

communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to

assess, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected

patient populations and their families.

This position requires the ability to work at up to 10 locations in Lincoln.

-Schedule Monday-FridayNEW HIRE BONUS

Essential

Duties:

  • Performs basic nursing care to patients by following established

standards and procedures.

  • Collects patient data such as vital signs; notes how the patient looks

and acts, or responds to stimuli, and reports this information

accordingly.

  • Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests, treats

wounds, and changes bandages.

  • Prepares patient records and files using established medical record

forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Administers certain prescribed medications, and monitors and documents

treatment progress and patient response.

  • Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care based

on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and

regulations.

  • Monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Conveys information to patients and families about health status, health

maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Participates in teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Certifications and Education:

  • Must

be a graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing program; or an accredited Medical Assistance program.

  • Must have current/valid Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state

licensing board/OR a current CMA certification or RMA certification. CMA's also need to have a current Medaid certification.

  • Must have current healthcare provider CPR (Basic Life Support) certification.

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Job Nursing - LPN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-LINCOLN-THE PHYSICIAN NETWORK

Daily Schedule M-F

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0108641