Provides professional clinical care for patients following established standards and practices. Prepares patients during office visits and assists patients and family members before, during and after a doctor’s visit. Works under the direct supervision of the physician. Refers matters outside their scope of duties to the provider, Clinical Coordinator or Unit Administrator.
Triage OB/GYN patients via phone; call patients with test results.
Prepare patients for examination and assists physician during treatment/procedures, examinations and testing of patients.
Record patients' medical history, health maintenance, and chief complaint.
Measure, record and document vital signs.
Where applicable, perform phlebotomy, injections and other specimen collection per established policies and procedures as directed by the provider.
Prepare and administer medications as directed by a provider.
Authorize drug refills as directed.
Educate patients by providing information and instructions as directed by the provider; answering questions.
Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following, and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
Sterilize medical instruments per established standards and procedures.
Represent office in a professional manner. Treat all customers, internal and external, in a courteous and cooperative manner.
Participate in team activities and professional development activities.
Attend required meetings.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Minimum of one year nursing experience in a clinic environment.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Valid Florida LPN license and BLS/CPR certification.
Ability to work in a stressful environment in deadline-oriented environment.
Ability to communicate with coworkers, provider and patients in an effective manner.
Ability to use a computer and enter data in electronic medical record system.
Ability to maintain LPN license by successfully completing 24 hours of continuing education hours every two years.
Two years of clinical experience
OB/GYN or family practice experience a plus
eCW electronic medical records experience helpful