Nursing (RN/LPN)- Pleasanton, Kansas


ABOUT THE POSITION

This position is part of the clinical team. This position is responsible to perform overall nursing care, including triage for walk-in and telephoning patients, immunizations administration. Provides communication link between providers and patients on test results, medications, and continuity of care.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides positive impression, through words and tone, to patients, visitors and employees presenting to the clinic areas;
  • Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, updates medication list, allergies at each visit and records information in EMR;
  • Provides injections or treatments, and performs routine laboratory tests;
  • Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients; assures all rooms are clean and dispose of trash in rooms;
  • Cleans and sterilizes instruments. Inventory and stock medical supplies and materials;
  • Maintains consistent patient flow by monitoring scheduling system;
  • Transports specimens, equipment or supplies utilizing appropriate and safe techniques;
  • Facilitates communication with patient on test results, compliance with prescriptions, and refills;
  • Supports all providers in their care for patients to include specialty specific procedures/tests;
  • Performs all duties, services and documentation in full compliance with CHC/SEK policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Possession of a valid Kansas license as registered nurse or licensed practical nurse;
  • Two years nursing experience in an outpatient clinic, preferred;
  • Able to communicate with others to effectively convey information;
  • Social and cultural sensitivity appropriate to ethnically and economically diverse patient-and employee-base.
  • Computer literacy.