Company: HealthCare Partners
Posted on: July 12, 2019
OVERVIEW OF POSITION:Under the direction of the Provider, the LPN
Clinic Nurse provides direct patient care in accordance with
Company protocols, established standards of nursing practice, and
the FL Nurse Practice Act. Promptly screens patients with signs or
symptoms of illness. Works with the clinical team for appropriate
treatment, plan of care and disposition. Ensures patient monitoring
and follow up. The LPN Clinic Nurse reports to the Center
Administrator. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Consistently exhibits behavior
and communication skills that demonstrate commitment to superior
customer service, including quality and care and concern with each
and every internal and external customer. Represents the Company in
a professional manner, following all Company policies and
procedures. Uses, protects, and discloses DaVita Medical Group
patients protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
standards. Ability to obtain CPR certification within 90 days of
employment (Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers (AHA) or
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross). Ability
to obtain IV Certification within 90 days of employment.
Contributes to and supports the corporation's quality initiatives
by planning, communicating and encouraging team and individual.
Maintains a strong focus on quality and continuous improvement
within job scope. Maintains an active nursing appointment schedule
for assisting the Provider in the monitoring of members health care
needs. Assists the Care Manager and Provider in the follow-up
management of post-hospitalized or post-emergency room visits.
Comprehensively screens patients for care opportunities and
collaborates with treating physician and Registered Nurse to
develop care plans that meet patients needs and result in
appropriate quality care. Provides condition specific patient
education and anticipatory guidance, as well as care coordination,
under the guidance of the Provider and/or Registered Nurse.
Maintains clinical documentation within the medical records
assuring compliance within all guidelines. Provides health
teaching. Provides direct nursing care, comfort measures, emotional
support to patients. Comprehensively screens patients for care
opportunities and collaborates with treating physician to identify
referrals to care management. Executes orders of Provider based on
knowledge of cause and effect of order after verifying accuracy.
Performs selected IV therapy and administers prescribed treatment
per Provider order. Documents all interventions, responses, and
outcomes. Initiates standard emergency procedures until Registered
Nurse, Provider or EMS is available. Applies principles of asepsis
and infection control. Compliance with Companys Code of Conduct,
HIPAA regulations and the Florida Patients Bill of Rights. Performs
other duties as assigned. Must have consistent, punctual and
reliable attendance. Ability to travel as necessary based on
business need. Ability to work overtime based on business need.
EDUCATION:o High school graduate, GED or equivalent. o Certificate
in Practical Nursing required. o Valid Florida LPN license. o IV
Certification. o Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers (AHA)
or CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross).
EXPERIENCE:o 2 5 years of experience in Med-Surg, ER, ICU, Acute
Care is preferred. o Experience with electronic health records
(EHR) is preferred. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:o Ability to
interact and verbally communicate effectively with patients and all
levels of personnel in a professional, courteous and effective
manner with excellent customer service skills. o Ability to work in
a fast-paced environment. Ability to multi-task; must possess
strong organizational and time management skills. o Excellent
interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. o Ability
to work independently, with minimal supervision. o Proficient in MS
Office. o Working knowledge of medical terminology. o Knowledge of
medical equipment and maintenance. Ability to learn how to maintain
medical equipment. o Knowledge of HIPAA regulations. o Ability to
read, speak, write, and understand the English language fluently.
DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and
affiliated physician networks in California, Colorado, Florida,
Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Washington. A leading
independent medical group in America, DaVita Medical Group has over
two decades of experience providing coordinated, outcomes-based
medical care in a cost-effective manner. As of June 30, 2017,
DaVita Medical Groups teammates, employed clinicians and affiliated
clinicians provided care for approximately 1.7 million patients.
DaVita Medical Groups leadership development initiatives and social
responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern
Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.
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