|In this role you will be responsible for: The LPN will function as a member of the health-care team by exercising sound nursing judgment based on preparation, knowledge, experience in nursing and competency in accordance with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Code for Practical Nurses. . The LPN participates in the planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care using focused assessment under the guidance of the physician.. The LPN is responsible for direct patient care and assisting other clinical staff with direct patient care in a professional manner according to established policies, procedures and standards of care. . Assess patients over the telephone to determine the most appropriate course of action. The incumbent must function with a qualified physician and utilize the physicians direction within the framework of all approved medical protocols as directed.. Work with physicians, Practice Manager, and other staff members to promote a harmonious work environment.. Ensure that all contacts with patients, the public, families, insurance companies, employers, attorneys, physicians, and coworkers are carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful and considerate manner.. Answer telephone in a prompt and polite manner. Display concern and provide assistance as appropriate to callers or in face-to-face situations. . Perform duties and conduct interpersonal relationships in a manner designed to project a positive image of Einstein Physicians Montgomery. Ability to work with peers in team situations, ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures, demonstrates a learning attitude toward solving problems, and takes initiative to help others required.. In addition to performing all duties in the Medical Assistant job description, the LPN will:. Perform quarterly Medical Assistant audits to verify compliance with established standards and meets with Manager to report results for manager follow through. Works with MA Trainer to mentor new and established MA Clinical skills. Collaborates with Clinical Care Coordinators to participate in self-management plan of care for at risk patients . Identifies patient education needs and provides diagnosis appropriate education every visit. Runs patient outreach report once each month, distributes to care team and follows up to validate compliance to standards. Reports findings to manager for manager follow through.. Supports Triage Nurse duties as permissible by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania law..|
|If you possess the following qualifications, please apply immediately: Licensed Practical Nurse degree required. . Ability to perform clinical functions such as veni-puncture, finger sticks, injections and lab/specimen prep is required. . Experience in proper documentation/recording of medical information into progress notes and Excellent patient relations skills and experience is required. Preferred qualifications include: experience in a primary medical practice as a telephone triage nurse and experience in medical practice or hospital setting. Current state of PA Licensed Practical Nurse required. CPR certification is required.|
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