LOCATION: HTPN Dallas Diagnostic Associates Plano Rheumatology
SHIFT: Mon - Fri Days
The Licensed Vocational Nurse - HealthTexas Provider Network under general supervision, performs Laboratory functions and prepares patients for examinations and procedures. Assists Physician with various procedures. Cleans and arranges Laboratory and Examination Room equipment. Orders medical supplies. Administers medication and gives injections under supervision.
WHAT IS EXPECTED (Essential Functions): Handle patient preparation including taking vital signs, assessing condition, performing electrocardiograms, applying sterile dressings, assisting with pap smears and sutures, monitoring response to treatment and medication, and documenting changes in condition. Prepare and administer medication and give injections under supervision. Telephone prescription refills to Pharmacy and document in medical record. Perform routine Laboratory functions such as obtaining and labeling specimens, ordering analysis, documenting Lab results, and possibly explaining results to patient. Conduct routine Laboratory tests or procedures and document results in medical records. Prepare Examination Rooms with appropriate medical supplies. Clean and maintain Laboratory and Examination Room equipment. Schedule referral appointments for patients, CT scans, MRI, and other procedures. Educate patient and family members regarding plan of treatment as prescribed by Physician. Assist with front office duties as needed. Handle patient telephone calls. The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Baylor Scott & White Health.
Come join a team that strives to provide safe, quality, compassionate care. We are looking for Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) to work in one of our Health Texas Provider Network (HTPN) Clinics.
Our Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) for the Health Texas Provider Network (HTPN) perform laboratory functions and prepare patients for examinations and procedures. Our HTPN LVNs clean and arrange laboratory and exam room equipment, order medical supplies, and/or administer medication or injections under supervision. Our HTPN LVNs also may assist the Physician with various procedures.
Ideal HTPN LVN applicants are punctual, dependable, flexible, detail oriented and can work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!