University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Returning Candidate?

LPN II South Central Pine Bluff Clinic - Days

LPN II South Central Pine Bluff Clinic - Days

Requisition ID 
Nursing - LPN
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
REP UAMS - SC Patient Care Admin
Day Shift
Posted Date 
Post End Date 

More information about this job


The Licensed Practical Nurse, (LPN), is a specifically trained member of the 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.


This position works under supervision to assist the physician with patient care and procedures.   The LPN II primary responsibility is to assist patients to rooms, triage of patients, gather history and chief complaints, and enter all information in the EMR related to the visit. Assist physician with test and procedures, administer medications and vaccines, disseminates educational materials, assesses incoming patients, cleans and stocks exam rooms and supply room area, keeps medical supply inventory, and provides direct patient care under supervision of physician. LPN II will also work with Care Managers to best serve the needs of the patients.



This position must be able to perform all duties of the Licensed Practical Nurse II and perform other duties to support the patient care activities as needed.  


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.  Good communication skills (written and oral), excellent customer service skills, problem-solving skills, leadership and collaborative skills, strong patient advocacy and patient education skills. Basic computer skills, professional and courteous telephone etiquette skills, and general knowledge of office machines including printers, fax machines, and scanners. Knowledge in basic medical terminology required.



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