Day (United States of America)
LPN - Full Time
Vascular Surgery Office - Albany, NY
Work schedule: Monday - Friday
Our Vascular Surgery outpatient practice located in Albany, NY is seeking a dynamic LPN with excellent attention to detail to join our dedicated team of healthcare providers!
The LPN will provide nursing support to all providers within the Practice. This is demonstrated by collaboratively working with the health-care team by providing patient information that impacts the planning, directing, providing and evaluating patient care. The LPN will serve as a direct care nurse.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
Obtains and accurately record patient's vital signs
Documents components of patient's history
Communicates in an open and appropriate manner with patients, visitors and staff
Participates in in-office procedures under the direction and supervision of a licensed healthcare provider
Performs diagnostic CLIA waived testing
Performs venipuncture to obtain blood for lab testing
Prescription call-backs per scope of practice
Preps patient's chart for pertinent clinical information
Maintains inventory of supplies, and keeps patient examination rooms stocked
Adheres to AMC's regulatory compliance issues
High School diploma or equivalent is required
Current NYS license as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Current CPR certification is required
Previous office experience in a surgical and/or primary care setting preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Thank you for your interest in Albany Med!
Please be aware for the safety and security of our colleagues and patients all new employees are required to successfully complete all applicable federal, State and institutionally mandated pre-employment screening requirements including:
- Relevant Background Check(s)
- Drug Screen
- PPD / Tuberculosis Test
- Reference Check
- Applicable vaccinations
Albany Med is an equal opportunity employer.
This role may require access to information considered sensitive to Albany Med, its patients, affiliates, and partners, including but not limited to HIPAA Protected Health Information and other information regulated by Federal and New York State statutes. Workforce members are expected to ensure that:
Access to information is based on a need to know and is the minimum necessary to properly perform assigned duties. Use or disclosure shall not exceed the minimum amount of information needed to accomplish an intended purpose. Reasonable efforts, consistent with Albany Med policies and standards, shall be made to ensure that information is adequately protected from unauthorized access and modification.