Full Time LPN- Bardonia, New York

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DESCRIPTION Organizational Duties and Responsibilities

Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of Boston Children’s Health Physicians in its efforts to provide quality service and patient satisfaction

Demonstrate continuing education by completing all required annual trainings, as stated in the Training Curriculum, including but not limited to care coordination, population health management and self-management support techniques.

Complete annual corporate compliance training

Understand and effectively communicate HIPAA compliance, corporate compliance and client confidentiality

Ensure and/or remain in compliance with local, state and federal regulation

Essential Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities

Perform brief histories on patients coming to the office for sick visits

Perform well visit questions and tests prior to physician coming to see the patient according to standing protocols

Perform in-office lab tests including flu tests, strep tests, cholesterol finger sticks, lead finger sticks, mono finger sticks, hemoglobin finger sticks

Document results in EMR

Bill for procedure

Perform venipuncture when ordered by provider

Track ordered labs to make sure the office gets results

Perform spirometry when ordered by provider

Administer vaccinations according to ACIP schedule and in-office standing orders

Administer in-office medications under the directions of the provider

Queue medications to providers when requested

Fill out forms to go to schools, day cares, employers, and hospitals/specialists

Assess patient needs via phone call, answering questions when possible and elevating to providers or booking appointments when needed

Take evening call, triaging patients and elevating to on-call provider when necessary

Nurses are responsible for evening call throughout the week and are on the weekend hours rotation

Operate according to standard orders and standing protocols

Enter all charges into superbill

Provide care in a patient-centered manner

Attend medical home meetings

Participate in pre-visit planning

Demonstrate excellence in both internal and external customer service

Other duties as assigned

Minimum Experience and Licensure Requirements

High school degree or equivalent required

Current NYS LPN license required

Pediatric nursing experience preferred

POSITION REQUIREMENTS Applicant must be computer literate and have excellent interpersonal skills. Current LPN license is required. A minimum of 1 year Pediatric experience is preferred.
LOCATION Bardonia Pediatrics