SOVAH Health - Martinsville
Provides clinical support to patients in the primary care clinic under the supervision of the physician. Provides continuity and coordination of care in the outpatient setting.
Current licensure as Licensed Practical Nurse from the Virginia State Board of Nursing.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with clients, patients and their families. Neat in appearance and professional dress; Ability to work independently; Must be able to work flexible hours and off premises, including some travel. Must hold a current VA driver’s license.
AHA BLS certification required.
Typical Physical Demands: May require extended periods of standing or sitting. Some bending, stooping, or stretching is required; May require lifting up to 25 pounds; Requires full range of motion including eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity; Requires corrected vision and hearing within normal ranges; Requires the ability to communicate and interact with others in person and on the telephone; Requires a high degree of mental alertness.
Minimum Work ExperienceEqual opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
Emergency Department nursing / occupational health nursing experience helpful.