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LPN II Regional Programs Pine Bluff

LPN II Regional Programs Pine Bluff

Requisition ID 
2017-40093
Category 
Nursing - LPN
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
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Department 
REP UAMS - SC Clinic Administration
Shift 
Day Shift
Posted Date 
12/19/2017
Post End Date 
2/12/2018

More information about this job

Overview

LPN handles patient phone calls including Telephone Clinic. Participates in Nurse Procedure clinic per RN direction.  Functions as Medical Technician when necessary.  Obtains laboratory specimens as ordered by physician. Ensures exam rooms are clean and stocked.  Ensure clinic supplies are current and adequate inventory. Performs other assignments as assigned such as daily AED checks, clinic inventory, etc.  Triage results reported to RN or Physician. Performs Vital signs, medication administration per physician orders, and other nursing procedures per RN or Physician direction. 

Responsibilities

PINE BLUFF LOCATION

The Licensed Practical Nurse, (LPN), is a specifically trained member of the clinic team. Licensed Practical Nurse is to promote wellness, improve outcomes, and self-care within a defined population of patients in an Outpatient Clinic.  The LPN provides direct patient care to assigned patients. As a professional nurse, the nursing process is utilized in the provision of care. The LPN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.  

 

UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Leave Time:11 Paid holidays annually
  • Vacation leave varies by position and status
  • 12 days of sick leave (additional leave available depending on status)
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary: Neg.

Qualifications

Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program is required. Valid LPN License, minimum of 2 years of LPN experience; excellent communication skills, strong work ethics and accountability, basic computer skills.

 

Preferred: 3 years or more nursing experience with current BLS certification.

  

UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

 

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