Cayuga Medical Associates, a multi-specialty group in Ithaca, NY has full time LPN opening for its new Occupational Medicine practice! Employees in this department will work with patients who are suffering from work related injury or illness. Additionally this department oversees the employee health needs for Cayuga Medical Associates.
The purpose of this job is to support the physicians and/or mid-level providers in the practice with clinical activities and direct patient care. The LPN may also assist in appointment scheduling and other related activities for optimal patient service.
Essential Job Functions:
Perform clinical duties in accordance with the scope of practice per LPN license and in accordance with NYS laws and regulations.
Carry out all assigned clinical procedures for the comfort and well-being of patients, per practice protocol.
Take and record patients vital signs.
Prepare exam rooms and sterilize equipment and supplies per protocols.
Assist physicians/providers with procedures, patient care and/or scheduling, per office protocol
Provide call management for physicians/providers with regard to clinical questions, prescription refills, test results and other patient calls per practice protocols.
Prepare patients record for visit, as directed by physician/provider.
Graduation from an accredited LPN program
Current NYS licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Demonstrated clinical competency
Knowledge of medical terminology
Knowledge of diseases and treatment
Experience in dermatology a plus
Ability to apply aseptic tech and sterilization
Knowledge of the practice management system, EMR and scheduling protocols
Basic keyboard skill
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
High level of accuracy in performing responsibilities
Exceptional service attitude and communication style
Professional appearance and demeanor
Cayuga Medical Associates is an equal opportunity employer.
Cayuga Medical Associates