LPN-ACU-Shands Medical Group at Magn Prk-Gainesville - 52296

UF Health Shands Hospital

Job Description

The Licensed Practical Nurse will focus on providing high level patient care, problem resolution and triage over the phone in accordance with established policies, guidelines and practices and with a superlative, patient-centered attitude. Will work as needed in the practices, participating in the care of patients in a clinic setting by measuring and recording vital signs, placing patients in exam rooms and preparing patients for exams/procedures, assisting the health care provider with exam/procedures, providing patient support during exams and maintaining medical supply inventory and stocking exam rooms. Will also provide patient care by administering medications, processing patient phone calls per clinic protocols, instructing patients regarding healthcare and treatments, and providing health care provider with information pertaining to patients health status. May be responsible for coordinating the workload of the nursing staff. May be required to float to other ACU clinic as needed for staffing.

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