Licensed Practical Nurse- OB/GYN Center (Knoxville)
Job posting number: #7103848
Posted: June 24, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, this position provides nursing support for OBGYN nurse practitioners and resident physicians in graduate medical education outpatient setting.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepares exam and treatment rooms with necessary equipment and supplies.
Assists physicians and nurse practitioners with procedures and patient visits.
Obtains vitals and brief health history.
Schedules patient's appointment with specialist.
Administers intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.
Enters quality data into electronic medical record and assists with coding and billing.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED. (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED)
EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of work experience in a medical office. (Experience as a nurse assistant desired. Knowledge of medical billing preferred).
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) required Current Licensure in the state of Tennessee preferred. (COPY OF LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Excellent communication skills.
Knowledge of medical terminology and medical vocabulary.
Knowledge of Microsoft office suite required.
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage time.
Ability to coordinate care for patients, within and outside providers.