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GRADUATE LPN

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title GRADUATE LPN
Job Category Medical
Posting Number 20172496
Position Status Active-Full-Time
Positions Supervised
Customer Service Statement

CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrate adherence to the Group’s Customer Service Standards designed to support the mission of USF Health: enhancing life by improving health through research, education and healthcare. Our commitment is to improve the full spectrum of health, from the environment, to the community, to the individual. Together, through talent and innovation, USF Health is developing real-world solutions to reach our shared value – making life better.

Position Summary

Assists staff, providers, residents and medical students with patient care, clerical, and organizational tasks using a team based approach in providing patient care. Responsible for appointment scheduling, diagnostic testing and medical record management. Provides information to patients so they may fully utilize and benefit from the care services. Conveys a positive image of USF Health. May be assigned to specific medical specialty (e.g., surgery, cardiology, neurology, etc.) to help with patient care related to that specialty or may be expected to cross-cover multiple specialties.

Note: Must successfully demonstrate competencies within job position.

Position Requirements

Licensed Practical Nurse (graduate of an approved program)
•Current Florida License
•One year general nursing experience
•Any equivalent combination of education and experience

Customer Service Performance

CUSTOMER SERVICE PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS: Courteous and helpful behavior towards patients, physicians, coworkers and external customers; professional and efficient verbal and written communications; accomplishing tasks through teamwork and initiative; and ensuring a timely and thorough response to complaints and/or critiques, and anticipating the needs of all you come in contact with.

Physical Demands
Special Instructions to Applicants
Location S TAMPA CTR-DAVIS IS
Department Name PEDIATRICS
Work Schedule Summary

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage 65
Duties

Patient Care Management
• Checks patient in and out in a timely manner
• Vital signs/measurements are taken and recorded in the EMR
• Prepares patient and assists provider with exams/treatments
• Provides basic life support (BLS) / Automated External Defibrillator (AED) as needed
• Provides basic lab procedures/collects lab specimens
• Performs phlebotomy skills
• Manages refill prescriptions as authorized by provider
• Conducts patient education
• Adheres to infection control / safety guidelines
• Administers Subcutaneous, Intradermal and Intramuscular injections
• Follows Departmental Clinical Procedures and Policies and adhere to Florida State Board of Nursing regulations and scope of practice.

Percentage 30
Duties

Organizational Tasks
• Schedules diagnostic studies
• Processes messages and responds in timely manner
• Obtains lab results and documents in the medical record
• Reviews medical record documentation prior to patient visit for completeness / preps medical record
• Coordinates emergency visits or “add-on” patients
• Orders medical supplies as needed
• Stocks exam room/ work area
• Act as a liaison between providers, patients, pharmacies, hospitals, other health professionals and nonclinical staff to provide a team approach to patient care. (team meetings, daily huddles to review daily schedules and enhance pt care)
• Serves as a clinic Preceptor for new staff
• Prepares / submits appropriate Provider clinic change forms as directed by Provider and/or supervisor

Percentage 5
Duties

Perform other duties as directed by supervisor.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a current FL Nursing license?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Are you BLS/AED certified?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. License and Certification
Optional Documents