LPN / Ambulatory- CFM Kannapolis
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: November 2, 2019
Job Req ID: 233560Position Number: 00154628Employment Type: Full
TimeShift: Variable/On CallShift Details: 8-5 pm Mon- FriStandard
Hours:?40.00Department Name: Family Practice CenterLocation: CFM -
KannapolisLocation Details:? 4949 Professional Park DriveCarolinas
HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same:
to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The
name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and
geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and
deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more
information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth??Job
SummaryFunctions in the physician office or ambulatory care
practice to provide nursing services in an office setting. Works as
part of a care team to improve the execution of quality
requirements, increase throughput, improve efficiency, and enhance
the overall patient experience. Essential Functions
- Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
or arrange for the provision of appropriate care, for patients, as
pertinent to the scope of nursing practice and specialty of the
- Appropriately and accurately documents all patient
care/interactions in patient medical record.
- Participates in telephone triage by obtaining clinically
appropriate data and symptoms from the patient and advises and
instructs patients according to established protocols and/or orders
from the provider.
- Ensures that all ordered laboratory and diagnostic tests are
tracked and logged, and that the provider is presented with all
- Pre-visit planning with provider and care team
- Medication administration, including injections.
- Check vital signs, height, weight
- Assist with reviewing medication history and updating
- May assist with satisfaction of pertinent health maintenance
- Assists providers during procedures and examinations, and
performs instrument and room clean-up.
- Utilizes standard precautions. Complies with CHS Policies;
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards;
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulations; and
The Joint Commission (TJC), Division of Facility Services (DFS),
and other Regulatory Agency standards as applicable to the
- Reports patient's condition and reaction to the provider
following procedures, medication administration, or
- Assists with patient inquiries for prescription refills,
appointment scheduling, and referral authorization as needed.
- Participates in electronic documentation of care at the
direction of the provider.
- May enter orders in EMR (computerized physician order entry
CPOE) per provider order.
- Completes Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
approved waived laboratory tests and practice-specific diagnostic
testing; including Point of Care testing for Hemoglobin A1C and
other Point of Care testing as applicable. Adheres to CLIA
standards. Performs Quality Control and maintenance for Point of
Care in-office lab procedures, as applicable.
- Performs venipuncture. May be required to assist with
collection of specimens of body fluids such as urine and blood for
laboratory testing. Completes lab requisitions and prepares
specimens for pick-up.
- Provides patient with Depart Summary and review at the end of
- Responsible for all vaccine and pharmaceutical orders including
North Carolina Immunization Registry (NCIR) and South Carolina
Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC)
regulations and monitoring inventory level of clinical supplies
specific to the practice setting. Physical RequirementsWork
consistently requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting,
reaching, bending, stooping, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to
lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients,
medical equipment, and supplies. Possible exposure to communicable
diseases. Must speak, read, and write Basic English fluently.
Intact senses of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Manual finger
dexterity. Education, Experience and Certifications
Licensed Practical Nurse with current license to practice in NC or
SC (dependent on the practice's physical location) required.
Graduate of an Accredited School of practical nursing required.
Previous medical office experience preferred. Current American
Heart Association (AHA) BLS cert required.?At Atrium Health,
formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and
teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to
diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior
in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care
locations.?As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an
environment where differences are valued and integrated into our
workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows
us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to
patients and the communities we serve.?Posting Notes: Not
ApplicableAtrium Health?is an EOE/AA Employer
Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation---s leading and most
innovative healthcare organizations provides a full spectrum of
healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South
Carolina. Its diverse network of facilities includes academic
medical centers, approximately 38 hospitals, freestanding emergency
department, more than 700 physician practices, behavioral health
center, surgical and rehabilitation centers, home health agencies,
hospice and palliative care services, and nursing homes.For nearly
70 years, our system of exceptional facilities has been providing
care that improves our community and the lives of our patients and
employees.At Carolinas HealthCare System, we are One team,
delivering care through more than 11 million patient encounters.
Our teammates share millions of reasons to be proud of their work
and the contributions they make every day.--We invite you to learn
more about Carolinas HealthCare System, and discover all the
possibilities ONE system has to offer.
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