Lpn/Rn Office Nurse Norlanco Family Medicine (40 Hours/Week, 1St Shift W/ 1 Evening/Week)

Lancaster General Health Lancaster , PA 17622

Posted 3 weeks ago

Company

Lancaster General Medical Grp

Cost Center
61201 Norlanco Family Medicine

Supervisory Organization

Norlanco Family Medicine- Patient Care

Grade

G10

Summary
40 hours/week. Monday-Friday. 1st shift. One Saturday per month.

POSITION SUMMARY: To provide nursing services to patients at a provider's office. Patient care includes care to patients in following age group: pediatric (infant to 12 years), adolescent (13 to 17 years), adult (18 to 64 years) and geriatric (over 64 years).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Provides clinical advice by phone/electronic correspondence based on clinical judgments and/or triage protocols in accordance with regulatory requirements and standards of practice. Consults with provider as necessary.

  • Provides patient specific education including but not limited to preventive care, chronic disease management, acute diagnosis, medications and other areas pertinent to patient outcomes.

  • Prepares patient for visit by using appropriate rooming standards tool.

  • Administers injections and medications as prescribed by the provider and in accordance with department protocol, regulatory requirements and standards of practice.

  • Prepares and assists providers with various procedures, minor surgeries and other exams as designated by the provider.

  • Performs Point of Care Testing, including but not limited to hearing, flu, urine and strep tests.

  • Collects blood or other laboratory specimens and prepares them for further testing.

  • Authorizes prescription refills as instructed by the provider.

  • Assists with test tracking and monitoring overdue results.

  • Removes sutures and changes dressings on wounds as necessary.

  • Assures exam rooms are adequately supplied and cleaned after each patient visit. Maintains and cleans medical instruments and equipment after each procedure.

  • Assists provider and patient in reviewing and revising care plans and assesses patient progress. Follows up with patient between visits as necessary.

  • Assists with proactive outreach for patients requiring preventive and chronic disease services.

  • Performs care coordination activities among specialists and transitions of care to obtain all necessary patient information.

  • Assists in coordination of referrals, education and community resources.

  • Actively participates in performance improvement initiatives to improve overall patient experience and quality of care.

  • Participates in daily huddles with the provider.

  • Serves as a patient experience advocate by being a positive influence at all times when interacting with patients, visitors and colleagues. Communicates with all patients, visitors and colleagues in a professional manner while keeping customer service a top priority.

  • Handles all patient information in a confidential manner according to Lancaster General Health privacy and confidentiality policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), issued by the PA State Board of Nursing

  • CPR certification

  • One (1) to Two (2) years of nursing experience in a primary or specialty care physician's office preferred.

  • Prior triage, emergency room, cardiac care, intensive care or other related specialty nursing experience preferred.

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