Catholic Health Initiatives LPN or CMA - Kearney Clinic in KEARNEY, Nebraska

LPN or CMA - Kearney Clinic

Description

Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives! at http://catholichealthinitiatives.org/find-a-career

Job Responsibilities

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, Licensed Practical Nurse or Certified Medical Assistant functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient populations and their families.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Performs basic nursing care to patients by following established standards and procedures.

  • Collects patient data such as vital signs; notes how the patient looks and acts, or responds to stimuli, and reports this information accordingly.

  • Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests, treats wounds, and changes bandages.

  • Prepares patient records and files using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Administers certain prescribed medications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and regulations.

  • Monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Conveys information to patients and families about health status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Participates in teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Job Requirements

Education / Accreditation / Licensure

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing program or medical assisting program.

  • Must have current/valid Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state licensing board or Medical Assistant certification.

  • Must have current healthcare provider CPR (Basic Life Support) certification.

  • 1 year experience in a clinic or acute hospital nursing setting required

Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.

Job LPN/LVN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-KEARNEY-CHC 211 W 33RD

Daily Schedule 8a-5p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0170814

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.