Licensed Vocational Nurse – Breckenridge

Resource Care

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Title: Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) FSLA Status: Non-Exempt

Supervisor: Director of Nursing

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Job Summary
Performs all health histories and clinic intake for medical patients. Responsible for patient appointments, medication, referral to specialists, follow up documentation and any other clinical matters that may occur.
Responsibilities

Escort patients to exam rooms prepare room/patient for physician exam.

Obtain patient medical history, vital signs, weight, and height.

Record patients information to include test results into their medical chart.

Assists with non-invasive, direct patient care procedures, and assists with medical examinations as specifically directed by provider.

Administers injections properly according to CDC and OSHA guidelines as well as internal policies and procedures.

Practices appropriate safety, environmental, and infection control procedures.

Provides excellent internal/external customer service via telephone, fax or face-to-face contact to assist patients with their health care needs.

Assists with scheduling medical referrals and outpatient testing.

Understanding your role and responsibilities as a care team member.

Participating in care team and staff meetings.