Clinic Float Nurse (RMA/LPN)

Location: Little Rock, AR
Date Posted: 11-05-2018
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The Clinic Float Nurse assumes responsibility for the delivery of patient care utilizing the nursing process, under the supervision of multiple physicians within a Family Practice setting.

Job Description:
  • Measure vital signs such as height, weight, body temperature, blood pressure, pulse and breathing.
  • Update medical records based with information collected.
  • Triage patient phone calls using established protocols.
  • Responsible for performing clinical tasks under direct supervision of a physician, such as rooming patients, checking vital signs, drawing blood, changing dressings, and authorizing prescription refills.
  • Collect samples for testing.
  • Maintain CPR certification.
  • Clean and sterilize instruments; inventory and order medical supplies and materials from Central Supply office.
  • Perform pre-physician screenings based on patient history and needs by obtaining personal medical data, including health history, current medications, reason for the visit, etc. and recording in medical record.
  • Screen patient needs and review charts, labs and self-management goals in pre-visit chart review and schedule needed services prior to visit.
  • Assist with insurance forms, pre-authorizations and referrals, as needed.

License:
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (Required)
  • Registered Medical Assistant (Required)
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