UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Torrance, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will support the physician in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks. Clinical duties include recording vital signs, obtaining medical histories, assisting in procedures, administer medications, and high-level sterilization of surgical instrumentation. Greets patients and manages patient care flow. Prepares patients for provider by reviewing current medications and record in medical record. Sets up exam room/procedure rooms appropriately based on patient visit needs. Assists provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed. Assists in follow-up scheduling needs. Answers patient calls in timely fashion. Prepares charts as needed. Handles all designated clinical care telephone interactions with provider input. Qualifications Two year's of work experience as a LVN in an ambulatory setting. Prior experience in a surgery office highly desired. Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures. Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed. Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician. Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems. Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers. Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice. Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation, and ability to use computerized patient care systems. Possess active license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners. Possession of active Red Cross or American Heart Association CPR certification/BCLS Possession of active Phlebotomy and IV Certification UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Sep 19, 2019