Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse, OP - Telehealth Triage
Job ID: 59387683
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Medical Group
Department: Susquehanna Nurse Triage
Location: 1100 Grampian Boulevard, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

UPMC currently has a Licensed Practice Nurse position available in the Telehealth Triage department at Divine Providence!

The Telehealth department focuses on assisting patients via telephone to provide efficient advice and patient care on a 24/7 basis, as well as supporting physician offices with processing prescription scripts.

This is an excellent opportunity for a nurse looking to utilize their clinical skills in an office setting!

Responsibilities:
  • Comply with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. OSHA, CLIA, PA Department of Health).
  • Assess patient's general condition and take vital signs and weight.
  • Document all activities/interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed/prescribed, etc., in the medical record.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality related to medical records and other data.
  • Promote wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.
  • Computer based work- processing electronic prescription refills and referrals (secondary)
  • Requires phone interaction with patients to schedule appointments and pharmacies to coordinate patient care

Qualifications

Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing. One year clinical experience preferred.

Preferences:

Experience using electronic health records
Minimum of 1 year of nursing experience as an LPN preferably in an office setting
Previous prescription refill experience preferred
Ability to utilize Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
Excellent computer skills


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

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) OR Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $17.01 to $25.50 / hour

    Union Position: No

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