Status: Full Time
Cuyahoga Falls Express Care, a Partners Physician Group practice, is seeking an LPN to help provide excellent patient care. Prepares patients for examination and instructs patients in collection of samples and tests. Assures completion of patient histories. Obtains vital signs. Maintains timely flow of patients.
Assists with the preparation of equipment, prepares exam rooms and aids physician during treatment, examination, and testing of patients.
Observes, records, and reports patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physician.
Administers prescribed medications as directed.
Collaborates with scheduling staff and physician(s) in the coordination of appointment scheduling. Ensures timely treatment of patients in acute and emergency situations.
Answers the telephone promptly and courteously, screens calls, takes messages, provides information and follows up on patient issues in a timely manner.
Instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.
Prepares patient charts, Posts tests and examination results.
Schedules patient appointments, diagnostic testing, admissions and procedures ordered by the physician.
Qualifications: Graduate from an accredited school of practical nursing valid state license to practice practical nursing in the State of Ohio. One year physician practice experience preferred. Knowledge of the principles and skills needed for practical nursing to provide patient care and treatment. Knowledge of examination diagnostic and treatment room procedures. Skill in maintaining records and writing reports. Maintains current Basic Life Support (BLS). Must be able to travel between the various physician practices when needed.
Apply Online. Resume may be submitted upon completion of application.
Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.