Premise Health Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) in Danville, Virginia

We have an immediate opening for a PRN/Per Diem Licensed Practical Nurse to work one day a week at our employer health center located in Danville, VA!

Summary:

Provides prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill or injured client employees in healthcare clinics by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interviews patient to determine medical problem/condition and documents in chart for physician

  • Obtains and records patient's vital signs and weight

  • Assists physician with patient examination as needed

  • Reviews physician's orders, lab requests, or follow-up needs with patient

  • Documents services performed on appropriate forms

  • Dresses wounds as instructed.

  • Applies compresses, ice and heat packs

  • Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge

  • Administers specified medication, orally or by subcutaneous or intermuscular injection, and notes time and amount on patients' charts

  • Assembles and uses clinic equipment

  • Collects samples, such as urine, blood, and sputum, from patients for testing and performs routine laboratory tests on samples

  • Sterilizes equipment and supplies

  • Cleans rooms and changes linens

  • Maintains supplies, including stocking and ordering new supplies and disposing of expired or damaged supplies

  • Responds to patient or client telephone inquiries by evaluating and responding to the patient's/clients problems and questions

  • Follows up with patients who miss appointments

  • Follows up with patients on lab results, including the scheduling of any additional tests

  • Coordinates referrals for patients through insurance and other physician offices.

  • Other duties as assignedIf you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.We are an equal opportunity employer. Job Requirements:

  • Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited program, Associate's degree (A.S.) and/or equivalent from two-year college or technical school

  • At least three years of clinical experience as a LPN/LVN in an ambulatory care, occupational health, or emergency department setting

  • Licensed as a Practical or Vocational Nurse Current Certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for health care providers is required, Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scope of services

  • Knowledge about workplace health and safety concepts and OSHA regulations Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong computer skills (Internet software, spreadsheet, word processing

  • Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records