Licensed Practical Nurse, Union City Family Practice
Highmark – Erie, PA – Company : Allegheny Health Network Job Description : GENERAL OVERVIEW: Provides quality care to patients and families to promote health and prevent disease under the direction of a registered nurse or physician. ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs general nursing care in accordance with nursing practice standards. (30%) Assists with the preparation of equipment and assists the physician/clinical provider during treatment, examination and testing of patients. (20%) Collects assessment data, prepares patient for examination and documents clinical information on patient record. (20%) Orders diagnostic tests as directed by registered nurse or physician/clinical provider and gathers diagnostic tests and/or examines results prior to physician/clinical provider assessment. (20%) Schedules procedures and obtains authorizations as necessary. (5%) May give injections or medication, collect blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, and prepare them for testing. (5%) Performs … – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.