Licensed Practical Nurse - Primary Care Springfield Center

Kettering Medical Center Network Springfield , OH 45501

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of nine hospitals,Kettering College, and over 160 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio's leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 14,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life. Kettering Health recently celebrated the 50th anniversary ofKettering Medical Center.

As afaith-based organizationwe are dedicated to treating all patients with love and respect regardless of religious preference. Multi-denominationalSpiritual Servicesare offered at the network every day.

Responsibilities & Requirements

Under the supervision of the provider and/or practice leader, assists and delivers patient care duties, and provides administrative support throughout the practice. This position assists the provider in examination and treatment of patients, performing miscellaneous delegated duties under the direction of provider. This position also interviews patients, measures vital signs, and records information in patients' charts. Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients. The position will be cross-trained to perform duties to enhance efficiency and continuity of delivery of patient care.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Graduate of accredited LPN program (or equivalent) with current Ohio license.

  • Basic Life Support certification required.

  • Ability to communicate and relate well with office staff, ancillary departments and public, follow direction, accept orders and perform repetitive tasks, be patient, courteous, and tactful.

  • Able to work under time constraints, multi-task, and work autonomously with little direction.

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality and follow directions.

  • Practical knowledge in the following areas is preferred: examination process, diagnostic and treatment room procedures, medical equipment and instruments, safety hazards and precautions, confidentiality/discretion.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1-year clinical experience in a medical/physician office setting preferred

  • Experience with use of electronic medical records preferred.

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Licensed Practical Nurse - Primary Care Springfield Center

Kettering Medical Center Network