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UPMC complies with all governmental requirements related to local, state, and federal COVID-19 vaccination for employment. The Jan. 13 Supreme Court of the United States decision that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate will move forward requires UPMC to ensure employees either get vaccinated or receive a requested medical or religious exemption.

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Proof of vaccination is not required upon hire; however, employees will be responsible for ensuring post-hire compliance by getting vaccinated or requesting a medical or religious exemption.

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LPN/Telehealth Triage

  • Job ID: 123771371
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: As Scheduled
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Medical Group
  • Department: Susquehanna Nurse Triage
  • Location: 1100 Grampian Boulevard, Williamsport PA 17701
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $18.94 to $28.40 / hour

Description

Provides professional nursing care from a multi-line centralized communication center, offering triage and health information to patients under supervision of patient care providers.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with statistical data collection
  • Processes prescription refills
  • Orders labs/testing per standing orders and schedules appointments with appropriate office as needed
  • Communicates with other departments and pharmacies regarding patient needs, as necessary.
  • Documents accurately all call inquiries, communicating complex triage calls with registered nurse, supervisor and/or providers and pends verbal orders.
  • Provides patient education regarding disease management and medications, and anticipatory guidance and counseling.
  • Provides healthcare recommendations based on registered nurse, advanced practice professional (APP) or physician's assessment of patient needs using approved protocols.
  • Assesses patient's chief complaint and relays to next level provider.
  • Provides healthcare information to patients through telecommunications media using the nursing process.

Qualifications

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

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

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

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