The Urgent Care LPN is responsible for collection and documentation of patient information to include vital signs, chief complaint, review of medications, allergies health risk screen information, status of extended care benefits and other services in a critical care environment.
***This position is 3 12 hour shifts (8-8:30pm) at the Montecito Urgent Care***
Anticipate provider needs for patient exam or treatments.
Screening, orders, discharge, communication with Team Lead, and Providers.
Provides clinical intervention such as drug administration, treatments, IV access and procedures as ordered by provider and within scope of practice.
Assists co-workers with duties when requested to include, but not limited to, floating to other areas including Observation Unit.
Responsible for compliance requirements such as laboratory QC management, waive testing, maintenance of crash cart and narcotic count as well as other requirements dictated by clinic needs.
Responsible to maintain required licensure and certification.
Ability to function as a strong team member in a fast paced critical environment.
Must have high knowledge level of customer service principles and ability to remain calm and composed in pressured situations. Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to learn and apply job functions. Must be able to meet all health requirements prior to employment and periodically thereafter, as required by company policy/state regulations to verify free from communicable disease and physically able to perform assigned duties.
Current unrestricted Nevada LPN license in the state of Nevada required.
BLS/CPR American Heart Association approved required.
1+ years of acute care nursing experience required. (i.e., Telemetry, Cardiac, ER, or Urgent Care)
IV certification is required.
Must be able to read cardiac rhythms.
Electronic Medical Records (EMR) preferred.
Must be able to work 3 12 hour shifts (8-8:30 rotating weekends and holidays).
Pediatrics experience highly preferred.
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At OptumHealth, you will perform within an innovative culture that's focused on transformational change in the health care system. You will leverage your skills across a diverse and multi-faceted business. And you will make contributions that will have an impact that's greater than you've ever imagined.
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