The LPN is responsible for assisting physicians by providing general nursing care, patient screening, and clinical support. The LPN will also provide patient education and medication administration (including injections).
Obtain and record patient histories, vital signs, perform venipuncture and collect/prep specimens
Document all medications administered in the EMR (CROWN) in accordance with standards as well as in the appropriate logs. Educate patients regarding medications administered, including but not limited to dosage, purpose of medication, and possible side effects.
Triage all calls and advise appropriate clinicians. Chaperones provider on routine exams and procedures
Assists in improving and maintaining the existing laboratory and pathology tracking system
Maintains precise records of all specimens obtained and sent for testing
Notifies patients of normal results as determined by the physician either by confidential notification cards or telephone
Assists patients requesting lab results and requisitions
New York State Licensed Practical Nurse
1-2 years of OB/GYN experience preferred
Excellent organizational abilities and computer skills