Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse, OP - (LPN) - Internal Medicine
Job ID: 741574
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: ZCMS1 Gordon Gold & Associates
Location: 3104 Unionville Road, Cranberry Township PA 16066

Description

Purpose:

UPMC Community Medicine is currently hiring for a regular Full-Time Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) to help support the Gordon Gold & Associates outpatient Internal Medicine office located in Cranberry, PA.  


This position will work a varying full time daylight schedule Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.  


Provide professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers.

Responsibilities:
  • EMR/Triage and rooming patients
  • Rooming patients, obtaining accurate history and medication reconciliation, work the in baskets for the practice, RX authorizations, prior authorizations for testing and medication, work to close the open gaps within our patient population, schedule appointments for radiology testing as ordered, return follow ups and specialist appointments as needed; return calls on patient results including pending future orders and giving direction to the patients on behalf of the providers.
  • Outreach to patients with Patient Population Chronic Health Conditions
  • Assess patient's general condition and take vital signs and weight.
  • Assist physicians with examinations, diagnostic procedures and treatments.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures.
  • Comply with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. OSHA, CLIA, PA Department of Health).
  • Document all activities/interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed/prescribed, etc., in the medical record.
  • Draw blood.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality related to medical records and other data.
  • Promote wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing. 
  • One (1) year clinical experience preferred.
  • Outpatient experience preferred
  • EMR/Triage experience preferred

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support or Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $13.87 to $21.19

Union Position: No

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