Catholic Health Initiatives LPN or CMA - Southwest Family Health in LINCOLN, Nebraska

LPN or CMA - Southwest Family Health

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

Licensed Practical Nurse Key Responsibilities

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.

Certified Medical Assistant Key Responsibilities

Perform general patient care by following established standards and procedures.

Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider.

Obtain and record vital signs including but not limited to, blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug allergies, and current medications and presenting problem.

May be required to draw and collect blood samples from patients and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis.

Administer ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection, topically, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration

Qualifications

Job Requirements

Licensed Practical Nurse Job Requirements / Qualifications

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

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

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

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

  • Must have current/valid Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state licensing board

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

Certified Medical Assistant Job Requirements / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • Current/valid Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification required or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) required if applicable.

  • Successfully completed Medication Aide 40-hour course or current/valid Medication Aide certification by state agency required if applicable.

  • May require specialized training such as Non-Certified Radiologic Technician (NCT).

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Care Life Support (ACLS) required.

  • 2 years Medical Assistant experience preferred.

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

Job LPN/LVN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-LINCOLN-TPN FAMILY SOUTHWEST

Daily Schedule M,T,Th 7a-2p, W,F 8a-5p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0162938

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.