Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN)

Employer
PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS FOR A HEALTHY FELICIANA, INC
Location
Livingston, LA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 24, 2017
Closes
Sep 24, 2017
Ref
c7daece61
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Primary Care Providers for a Healthy Feliciana, Inc. is seeking full-time LPN or RN to work in the Livingston clinics. Positions will work MF, 8 am 5 pm and one Saturday every 3 months at the Clinton clinic, with some extended hours for special projects or urgent patient care as needed. The position will be responsible for providing basic nursing care to assigned patients while performing routine clinical and administrative tasks and providing assistance to other clinical staff as needed. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Escorting patients to exam rooms, interviewing patients, obtaining intake information

- Ensuring all related reports, labs and information are available prior to the appointment

- Measure and document vital signs

- Perform urine dip, glucose, hemoglobin, urine pregnancy and strep tests as directed

- Monitor completion of referrals and conduct follow-up as necessary

- Review immunizations

- Administer medications while providing patient education

- Obtain prior authorizations and process prescriptions

- Maintaining a clean, safe and sterilized work area as well as instruments

Qualified applicants will possess a current LPN or RN license to practice in LA, a current CPR certification, and have at least 2 years medical care experience. Candidates should have good computer skills, effective written/verbal communication skills, be well organized and detail oriented with an ability to work independently in a fast pace environment, and be a team player who demonstrates an enthusiastic, caring commitment to patients. Competitive benefits including: medical, dental, vision, retirement, ancillary benefits, holidays, and paid time off. Must have reliable transportation and be able to pass a background and drug screen.

Company Description

Do you want to work for a company that has a greater purpose - come join the team at Primary Care Providers for a Healthy Feliciana! PCPFHF is a Federally Qualified Health Center providing quality and cost effective care to the patient populations we serve in East Feliciana Parish, East and West Baton Rouge Parish, Livingston Parish, and Tangipahoa Parishes. Our mission is to provide quality care encompassing the whole person - physical, mental and spiritual - with a focus on health education, illness prevention, and health maintenance/wellness. We offer an extensive amount of services, form primary care, dental, behavioral health, woman's health, and more.

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