Company: Specialists Hospital Shreveport, LLC
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Position OverviewThis position is a professional Licensed
Practical Nurse position which functions under the direction of the
department charge nurse with reporting responsibilities to the
Director of Surgical Services when applicable. The Pre-Admissions
LPN works in collaboration with medical assistants, nursing
colleagues, and other personnel to prepare patients and records for
procedures to be performed at Specialists Hospital Shreveport.This
position is Monday - Friday day shift, no Holidays or
weekends.Essential Job Functions
Assembling patient charts, checking for adequate dates on all chart
Records patient and testing information.
Performs routine tests as ordered by medical professionals.
Cleans and restocks department lab areas.
Takes medical histories; data entry into EMR flowchart.
Collection/preparation of lab specimens.
Draw blood specimens.
Perform 12-lead EKG.
Work as part of a health care team to assess patient needs.
Greeting patients reporting for pre-operative lab work.
Data entry of physician lab orders.
Contact patient primary care physicians for lab/EKG results when
Batch & receive labs through interface.
Review lab results; communicate abnormal results to physician
office; document chart.
Forward all lab results to MRI/Pain departments.
Educate/instruct patient on upcoming procedure.
Call patients as needed to verify procedure times.
Performs related work as required.
Current LPN State Licensure.
Use of knowledge of medical terminology.
Use of sanitation practices in healthcare setting.
Follow infectious materials procedures.
Able to maintain extensive standing, moderated sitting and
Physically able to perform CPR.
Able to lift a minimum of 15# of equipment.
Use of interpersonal communication techniques.
Computer skills with emphasis in Microsoft Office Programs.
Organization and time management without direct order.
Knowledge of team building and dynamics.
Seven paid holidays
Sick and vacation after waiting period
Health, vision, and dental coverage
Employer paid life insurance and long-term disability
401k with employer contribution Specialists Hospital Shreveport is
an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered
for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or
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