Jan 23, 2024

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Ambulatory, Orthopedics Spartanburg, FT

  • Prisma Health
  • Spartanburg, SC, USA
Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Description

Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference. Job Summary Provides routine, standardized nursing care for patients under the supervision of the physician. Accountabilities Assists physicians with examinations, procedures and other activities related to direct patient care. Arranges for patient appointments for diagnostic testing, consults, referrals and admission to hospital.     Monitors and maintains stock of medical supplies and proper functioning of equipment.    . Documents patient's vital statistics and  other encounter data into patient chart and ensures that all required records are in the chart. Obtains brief medical history and chief complaint from patients. Calls in prescriptions for patients according to physician order. Promotes positive health behaviors and self care skills through patient education.         Prepares exam rooms with appropriate instruments, supplies and equipment. Cleans exam rooms between procedures and exams. Receives and returns clinically related telephone calls; screening and forwarding those requiring physician action. Completes medical/physical history forms and other related information for insurance companies. Informs physician of changes in schedule. Supervisory/Management Responsibility This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director, or executive. Minimum Requirements Completion of a LPN program recognized by the SC State Board of Nursing. No experience required. Required Licensure/Registrations/Certifications Licensed to practice as a LPN in South Carolina. In Lieu Of The Above Minimum Requirements In lieu of completion of a LPN program, will accept program equivalency recognized by the SC State Board of Nursing. Work Shift Day (United States of America) Location SHCC Spartanburg Facility 2165 Ortho - Spartanburg Department 21651000 Ortho - Spartanburg-Practice Operations Share your talent with us! Our vision is simple: to transform healthcare for the benefits of the communities we serve. The transformation of healthcare requires talented individuals in every role here at Prisma Health.