Licensed Practical Nurse (Lpn) Care Coord - Primary Care Clinic - Picayune - Full Time

Ochsner Health System Picayune , MS 39466

Posted 4 weeks ago

We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways.

At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come make a difference at Ochsner Health and discover your future today!

This job assists in data collection and implementation of the delivery of health care services. Assists other members of the health care team in providing the highest quality personalized patient care. Maintains a positive work relationship with the health care team. Demonstrates the ability to provide care and service with individuals of all assigned age groups. Engages the patient to maintain optimal health and reduce or minimize acute exacerbations associated with chronic conditions that affect quality outcomes and costs. Applies the Nursing Process to provide quality patient care.

Education

Required

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Practical Nursing

Work Experience

Required

  • 2 years of Ambulatory care experience.

Preferred

  • 3 years Ambulatory care experience. Home Health Care experience.

Certifications

Required

  • Current LPN License in the state of practice

Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry and retrieval of patient information. Must be proficient with Windows-style applications and keyboard.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and professionally to varying levels of individuals.

  • Highly motivated, eager to learn new skills, and willing to obtain certification.

  • Organizational, decision-making and delegating skills.

  • High level of positive interpersonal and public relation skills.

  • Leadership ability.

  • Ability to set priorities.

Job Duties

  • Oversees the disease registry database

  • Conducts pre-visit chart review of patients

  • Coordination of Care across the continuum

  • Involvement in QI activities

  • Other related duties as required.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.

Remains knowledgeable on current federal, state and local laws, accreditation standards or regulatory agency requirements that apply to the assigned area of responsibility and ensures compliance with all such laws, regulations and standards.

This employer maintains and complies with its Compliance & Privacy Program and Standards of Conduct, including the immediate reporting of any known or suspected unethical or questionable behaviors or conduct; patient/employee safety, patient privacy, and/or other compliance-related concerns.

The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Physical and Environmental Demands

The physical essential functions of this job include (but are not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20 pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100 pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Because the incumbent works within a healthcare setting, there may be occupational risk for exposure to hazardous medications or hazardous waste within the environment through receipt, transport, storage, preparation, dispensing, administration, cleaning and/or disposal of contaminated waste. The risk level of exposure may increase depending on the essential job duties of the role.

Are you ready to make a difference? Apply Today!

Ochsner Health endeavors to make our site accessible to all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website, or if you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact our HR Employee Solution Center at 504-842-4748 (select option 1) or careers@ochsner.org. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

EEO is the Law links in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic.

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Licensed Practical Nurse (Lpn) Care Coord - Primary Care Clinic - Picayune - Full Time

Ochsner Health System