Catholic Health Initiatives Licensed Practical Nurse or Certified Medical Assistant - Immanuel Orthopedic Clinic in OMAHA, Nebraska

Licensed Practical Nurse or Certified Medical Assistant - Immanuel Orthopedic Clinic

Description

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

Licensed Practical Nurse Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • 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.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 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

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • 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.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • 2 years Medical Assistant experience preferred.

Job LPN/LVN

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-IMMANUEL ONE

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0161943

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.