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Kansas Employer Specialty Clinic - LPN FT Days (Orthopedics) in Coffeyville, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12861743

TheLicensed Practical Nurse (LPN)provides professional, compassionate, appropriate and individualized routine care, observes patients health, assists practitioners and registered nurses, and communicates instructions to patients regarding medication, treatment, home-based care, and preventative lifestyle changes.


  • Obtain and record patient medical histories, vitals, test results and other information for medical records
  • Deliver compassionate support, attention and assistance to patients and families
  • Ensure compliance with all health care regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA
  • Monitor patients throughout their treatment
  • Perform routine checks of patients vital signs
  • Ensure that patients take their medication
  • Liaise with patients families
  • In some settings:
    • Assure patient chart completeness, records changes and Medicare reports with 98% accuracy
    • Order supplies based on department needs
    • Complete reports in a timely and accurate manner
    • Assist with patient set-up and clean up
    • Assist with maintaining orderliness of department
    • Prepares necessary documentation and charting for patients
    • Greet patients and visitors

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TheLicensed Practical Nurse (LPN)assumes other responsibilities as assigned.


  • Analytical ability to apply criteria and evaluate information to make decisions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; and excellent interpersonal skills in teaming with patients, medical staff and the public
  • Detail oriented with proven ability to multitask
  • Professional appearance and ease in developing rapport with others
  • Understanding of patient care, medical terminology, coding procedures, reference tools, andappropriate clinical pharmacology for medical assistant scope
  • Knowledgeable in policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care
  • Knowledgeable of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment
  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; familiar with electronic medical health care record systems
  • Ability to maintain quality control standards
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Detail oriented with proven ability to multitask

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