HCA, Hospital Corporation of America LPN-LVN (PRN) in Los Gatos, California
The **Licensed Practical Nurse is a key member of our new CareNow Clinic and provides clinical and administrative expertise to ensure all patients receive high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a great addition to the team who feels patient care is as important as we do!
Please note that this is a PRN position
We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities! Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation's largest private provider of healthcare services.
The HCA Physician Services Group (PSG) is the physician and practice management solution for the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). PSG operates more than 800 practices,78 urgent care clinics, and partners with HCA’s 165 hospitals to structure employed provider programs, professional service agreements, and joint ventures that offer the communities we serve high quality, cost effective care. We manage a collection of highly motivated healthcare professionals and innovative leaders who are committed to excellence in every aspect of their career.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Interview patients and take medical history, give injections, complete lab and x-ray requests, keep charts current, and screen calls within physician guidelines.
Instructing patients on collection of any necessary samples and tests.
Obtaining vital signs and escorting patients to rooms.
Giving injections, administering prescribed medications as directed by physician and in accordance with nursing standards.
Observing, recording, and reporting patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians.
Ensuring that patient chart entries are made accurately and in a timely matter and forwarding charts as appropriate.
Arranging referrals to a specialist and obtaining pre-authorizations when directed to by the provider.
Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
Assists physicians in preparing for minor surgeries and physicals.
Graduation from an Accredited School of Practical Nursing program is required.
Minimum of two years experience as an LPN in a hospital or clinic setting is required.
Strong preference for prior experience in an Urgent Care, Walk-in, or ER setting.
Current state LPN license is required. Please note license information must be listed on the application to be considered.
CPR certification preferred.
Title: LPN-LVN (PRN)
Location: California-Los Gatos-Care Now Los Gatos
Requisition ID: 24821-1711