Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Temporary
Family Medicine | Hickory, NC | Temporary
Summary of Position: An LPN must perform nursing care essential to the assessment, promotion, maintenance and restoration of patient’s health and wellness in the assigned setting. The LPN performs a variety of duties related to patient care, therapeutic interventions and clinic-based supportive functions as directed by an MD, mid-level provider, RN and or the assigned supervisor. The LPN must be able to support patients to utilize and benefit from the clinical services, perform triage functions with minimal supervision, and execute activities consistently within their state required LPN scope of practice. The LPN may be assigned to support the scope of services provided at Kintegra Health including but not limited to family practice, pediatrics and geriatrics. LPNs may be asked to cover a different Kintegra Health location from their assigned clinic.
Communicate effectively. Interacts in a friendly, professional manner with a wide range of patients, operations staff, physicians and other departments in a friendly, professional manner.
Ability to plan, prioritize and complete delegated task with attention to detail
Ability to mentor medical assistant staff
Ability to work well under pressure and with time constraints
Ability to communicate and work effectively with the physical and emotional development of all age groups
Ability to learn and retain information regarding patient care procedures and their documentation
Familiarity with basic computer operations, MS Word- Excel and use of e-mail communication
Ability to work successfully with indirect supervision and autonomy
Neat and well-groomed appearance