The LPN position will coordinate the care for all patients assigned to a designated team. He/she will review information related to a patient’s present illness, diagnostic reports, recent inpatient, outpatient, and/or ancillary services received in a setting other than the clinic. This person will utilize EHR Population Health Management tool (currently Care Manager) to identify care gaps that providers will be prompted to address. This person will be responsible for leading morning and mid-day pre-clinic huddles to prepare all providers and clinical support staff for needs/challenges that are anticipated. This person will be responsible for scheduling procedures that clinic providers perform at off-site clinical locations, to include colonoscopies, endoscopies, and stress tests. Maintain good working relationships with patients, physicians and employees. This person will be required to fill in for absent nurses and/or perform assigned administrative or other patient care duties, and will be required to float between both clinics (Springdale and Fayetteville). This position will require rotation through the night clinic.
Key Responsibilities (list primary functions of the position with the percent of time generally allocated to each; percent of time must equal 100%)
70% CARE COORDINATION
25% PATIENT CARE
5% MISCELLANEOUS DUTIES
Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program is required. Valid LPN License, minimum of 0-6 months of LPN experience; excellent communication skills, strong work ethics, basic computer skills, and accountability.
Preferred: 2 years or more nursing experience with current BLS certification.