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|Seeking a full time LPN for a busy Pediatric Speciality office in Hopewell Junction, NY.
SPECIFIC JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Takes patients vital signs, height and weight
- Assists physician, prepares and stocks exam rooms
- Assigns patients and physicians to exam rooms
- Prepares daily assignment for medical support staff
- Communicates with front desk staff as necessary
- Provides direct and individualized nursing care, dressing wounds and incisions as directed by physician
- Assists physicians during patient exam
- Prepares, administers and records medications in accordance with division policy and procedure as directed
- Maintains appropriate supply of medications, immunizations and general nursing supplies
- Performs various testing which may include but not limited to – spirometry, EKG, urinalysis
- Triage phone calls answering basic questions and referring to physician when need arises.
- Records information concisely, accurately and completely in patient charts and/or on forms, etc
- Follow- up on diagnostic testing/lab results
- Ensure that test results are incorporated in patient chart
- Cleans and sterilizes equipment as necessary, calls prescriptions in to pharmacies
- Maintains strictest confidentiality of patient’s records in accordance with BCHP policy and HIPAA regulations
- Ability to multi-task and set priorities accordingly.
- Other duties as necessary to ensure the smooth functioning of the office