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LPN - OB/GYN

Job ID: 3437
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

$2000 sign on bonus

PeaceHealth is seeking a clinic LPN  in the OB/GYN dept. for a full time, Day position.  Hourly compensation starts at $24.00, more depending on experience.

This position is  telephonic in nature.  Backoffice triage position with minimal direct patient care.  Referral triaging experience is a plus. 

Summary:
Responsible for ensuring delivery of quality nursing care to clinic patients as directed by physicians and other healthcare providers. The Clinic LPN functions as a core member of the interdisciplinary care team and fulfills/shares the roles and responsibilities of rooming nurse, resource nurse, and clinical support nurse in the ambulatory patient care setting.

Detailed responsibilities:

  1. Assess and implement patient care under supervision. Prepares patient for examination.
  2. Document patient care in health record according to department standards.
  3. Ensures own professional effectiveness through continued education and professional development.
  4. Obtains and conveys information to and from patients, pharmacies, and other providers as directed and supervised by a licensed provider; may obtain referral authorizations for treatment as directed by provider.
  5. Under the oversight of provider and aligned with applicable state regulations within the LPN scope of practice, may be responsible for telephone triage using age specific triage protocol books and computerized resources.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited State Board of Nursing LPN program.

Credentials:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse - Washington
  • Basic Life Support

Experience/Training Requirements

  • One year clinical experience as an LPN preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.


Other Skills/Requirements

  • Basic computer skills required including familiarity with MS Office applications.
  • Must have cooperative working and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of patients, families and staff.
  • Effective prioritization skills with the ability to manage multiple clinical tasks at one time.
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented, flexible and able to function independently.

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For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

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