Maintains an environment of safety for patients, self and others.
Ensures compliance with organizational policies and procedures.
Provides and documents direct patient care maintaining current skills and competencies of other LPN's in the practice.
Works in collaboration with management and physicians as a resource for decision making and problem solving. Coordinates patient scheduling and throughput, and participates in the performance evaluation process.
Coordinates training and continuing education for clinical staff.
Serves as a liaison between staff, providers, and other departments. Resolves patient care complaints and/or elevates appropriately.
Assists in developing staff schedules, ensures adequate staffing, and provides relief staffing. Serves as the timekeeper for clinical staff.
Maintains adequate inventory of clinical supplies and equipment. Coordinates resolution of equipment repair, facility management, and safety issues.
Ensures compliance with established safety and regulatory guidelines, including HIPAA, OSHA, and infection prevention policies and procedures. Identifies and participates in unit based quality improvement activities.
Demonstrates good customer service skills when interacting with patients, families, and visitors. Demonstrates leadership in communication and team work.
Education Completion of an accredited practical nursing program. Two years nursing experience with at least one year in a medical office or outpatient setting.
Special Skills Language Skills: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret clinical information and technical procedures. Ability to document clinical information. Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions from patients, physicians, family members and other Rex staff. Mathematical Skills: Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.