Company: AltaMed Health Services
Location: Huntington Park
Posted on: April 25, 2021
AltaMed Health ServicesWe recruit, employ, train, compensate,
and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color,
national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status,
disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by
applicable federal, state or local law.LVN
(Altamed)US-CA-Huntington ParkJob ID: 2021-11236Type: Regular
Full-Time# of Openings: 1Category: NursingHuntington Park
ClinicOverviewProvides nursing care within licensed scope of
practice.Responsibilities1. Provides excellent customer service at
all times, to internal and external customers.2. Determines
specific needs for each clinic and prepares area with appropriate
supplies, equipment, etc.3. Interviews patients and/or family,
reviews patients charts and progress notes to determine prior
visits to the clinic, history, status of follow-up on physicians'
orders and definition of problems.4. Refers defined patient needs
to physician.5. Instructs patients' and/or family as directed by
Registered Nurse or Provider.6. Assists physician with procedures
and treatments.7. Participates in chart review of patients who
failed clinic appointments to determine urgency of follow-up care,
contacts social worker when necessary and reviews with clinic staff
the plan for follow-up appointments.8. Document intake into EHR
(for all specialties) and function as a system superuser for
AltaMed's EHR. Follow-up on in-basket message and management
tasks.9. Maintains adequate levels of medication, supplies, and
teaching aids for optimal patient care.10. Assists in orientation
of new personnel.11. Participates in staff meetings and ongoing
clinic nursing reviews.12. Provides nursing staff coverage in
clinics as assigned.13. Assists any and all internal or external
consumers with any problems they may have in a pleasant and
cooperative manner.14. Responsible for collecting data from
"walk-in" or "phone-in" patients and follows provider orders as
directed.15. Performs, observes, and records symptoms, interactions
and progress of the patient and reports findings to the medical
provider. Does not make independent medical or healthcare
decisions.16. Assists medical providers and/or carries out medical
provider's orders by performing requested tests.17. Assist with
referrals as needed.18. Responsible for assisting with the
completion of all calibration of medical equipment and ensuring
logs are up to date.19. Responsible for maintaining current
knowledge of all back office policies and procedure, as
directed.20. Handles client health information as trained by
Compliance Training.21. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Position May Include Patient Service Center (PSC)
Responsibilities:22. Responsible for maintaining current knowledge
of all clinic and Patient Service Center policies and procedure.
Position May Include Mammography and Pap Smear Registry
Responsibilities:23. Follow up on Registry patients (Abnormal Paps,
Mammograms, Colorectal, and Lab results) by determining appropriate
next actions and contacting patient to provide information.24.
Tracks patients with a history of abnormal registry results to
ensure compliance with recommended actions.25. Informs patients of
PAP results and provide recommendation based on ASCCP Screening
Guidelines as directed by Registered Nurse or Provider.26.
Documents and communicates activities via EHR with providers and
actions taken (e.g. medication, immunization records, nursing care
plans, etc.) Qualifications
- Graduation from an accredited LVN school.
- Current LVN license issued by the State of California
Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.
- Must maintain current CPR/First Aid training.
- Experience and knowledge regarding the physical, mental and
social needs of the patients.PI132644613
Keywords: AltaMed Health Services, Huntington Park , LVN (Altamed), Healthcare , Huntington Park, California
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