Mercy Health

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Practice Nurse LPN

Practice Nurse LPN

Requisition ID 
2017-749655
Category 
Nursing
Position Type 
Part Time
Shift(s) 
Evenings, Weekends
Department 
Mcy Carthage After Hrs Clinic
Location 
US-MO-Carthage

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

 

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

 Interviews patients to obtain medical information and measures their vital signs, weight and height.
Shows patients to examination rooms and prepares them for the physician.
Explains treatment procedures, medications, diets and physician instructions to patients.
Assists physician in examining and treating patients; handing them instruments and materials.
Facilitate communication between patient and physician.

Records patient's medical history, vital statistics and information such as test results in medical records.
Collects blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, logs the specimens and prepares them for testing.
Maintains patient charts and charting. Files all lab results and necessary documents.

Prepares treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms clean and neat.
Cleans and sterilizes instruments and disposes of contaminated supplies
Maintains stock of medical supplies within examination rooms.
Maintains and orders medical supplies for medical office,

Authorizes drug refills and provides prescription information to patients.

Qualifications:

Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

 

  • Education: High School diploma. Completion of an approved LPN program
  • Licensure: Current LPN License for the State of Missouri Must have current BLS Certification
  • Experience: 2 plus years of experience in physician clinic setting preferred.
  • Certifications: Current BLS Certification 
  • Other: Able to read and communicate in English effectively Basic computer skills-Microsoft word and excel Experience with an Electronic Medical Record

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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