$5000 SIGN ON BONUS!! Licensed Practical Nurse
Company: Community Health Program Inc
Posted on: May 11, 2022
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATIONCommunity Health Programs is a network of
health centers and caring professionals that provide outstanding
primary and preventive care for patients of all ages. What's truly
unique to CHP is our broad spectrum of support services that extend
beyond medical and dental issues to strengthen families and improve
children's well-being. The region is a federally designated rural
community and a Medically Underserved Population Area. Community
Health Programs embraces its role as a nonprofit health care
provider and community partner. We are a leader in the communities
we serve by providing high quality healthcare, dental services,
wellness education and family support services. CHP outreach
provides free health screenings, insurance enrollment assistance as
well as information so people can learn how to take better care of
themselves and their families.DescriptionThe LPN triages patients
by telephone or walk-in to determine the urgency and level of care
needed. The LPN is responsible for assisting the Practice Manager
in the supervision of clinical support staff working within the
office and for assisting in patient care under the guidance of CHP
Physicians. Duties will be performed as assigned and allowed under
their license. This person will support CHP's mission, vision, and
values and will adhere to compliance protocols as well as CHP's
policies and procedures.POSITION REQUIREMENTSLicensed Practical
Nurse Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Triage patients both by telephone or walk-in; approve same day
visits when appropriate; assist with referrals to area specialists;
PT-1 forms; patient education; supervising medical assistants as
Assist physicians in all procedures requiring nursing level
support; administers immunizations as well as allergy shots; manage
requests for prescription medication; process laboratory results,
pull charts, review and hold partials- flagging abnormal for
provider review and filing normal; contacting patients with results
as directed; chart all procedures performed.
Assist with running daily controls on equipment; assist in charting
for quality assurance (HCG, strep, sickle cell, urinalysis
dipstick, etc.); ensures that billing codes are correct; other
routine office duties as requested.
Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should
demonstrate the following competencies:
Ability to interact with others with tact and diplomacy; treat
others with respect and consideration regardless of status or
position; contribute to a positive team spirit; balance team and
individual responsibilities; display highest degree of
professionalism and ethics.
Respond appropriately to patient needs; manage difficult or
emotional patient situations in a way that instills trust and
respect; solicit feedback to improve performance.
Ability to manage multiple priorities; work well under pressure;
complete tasks correctly and on time with limited supervision; step
in when needed and cross train for additional site coverage;
respond promptly to requests for service and assistance; confidence
in leading and instructing others; ability to delegate
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one or small
group situations; respond well to questions; complete
administrative duties accurately and timely.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts; solve practical problems;
interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral,
diagram or schedule form.
Punctual and reliable; ability to maintain schedule
Spanish speaking/bilingual is a plus.
Essential Skills and Qualifications: To perform this job
successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential
duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education:
This position requires graduation of an accredited school of
A minimum of three years' experience in an ambulatory setting is
preferred. Electronic medical records experience is required. CPR
certification is a plus.
Required License(s) and/or Certification(s):
Must be licensed as a practical nurse by the Commonwealth of
See ADA form
FULL-TIME/PART-TIME Full-TimePOSITION Licensed Practical
NurseLOCATION MA, Lee, CHP Lee Family PracticeEOE STATEMENTWe are
an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected
veteran status or any other characteristic protected by
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