Nov 21, 2022

LPN/RN, Float/Triage, PRN, Days

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Tulsa, OK, USA
General Nursing Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Description

Job Description

Overview

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/ Registered Nurse (RN) ~ Oklahoma Heart Institute

Oklahoma Heart Institute (OHI) is part of Ardent Health Services, based in Nashville, Tennessee. Ardent makes considerable investments in people, technology, facilities, and communities, producing high quality care and extraordinary results. From comprehensive diagnostics to open heart surgery and cardiac rehabilitation, Oklahoma Heart Institute combines nationally recognized cardiovascular physicians with the region's most advanced technology.

Oklahoma Heart Institute is currently looking for a member to join our team! The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) will report directly to the Nursing Supervisor and will be responsible for assessing, planning, evaluating, implementing, and documenting clinical care in accordance with OHI standards to deliver efficient, effective and quality patient care.


Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

Want to make a difference? The ideal team member will:

  • Communicates with patients regarding physician/provider instructions, diagnostic procedures and results, medication changes and disease processes.
  • Identifies and assesses patient problems and returns calls within 48 hours for triage messages.
  • Writes orders for diagnostics and procedures.
  • Reviews and understands laboratory testing basic ECG knowledge and addresses abnormal values before the patient has a diagnostic test or procedure requiring pre-screening laboratory testing.
  • Manages patients utilizing the anti-coagulation protocol guidelines and documents utilization appropriately in EPIC.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

Want to be a part of our team? Qualifications for this position include:

  • Oklahoma LPN or RN license
  • Current BLS and ACLS
  • 2-3 years clinical experience preferred
  • Previous cardiology nursing experience a plus but not required

SKILLS

Excellent written/verbal/telephone communication skills are essential, along with basic computer knowledge.