This position is located in Fayetteville, Arkansas
The LPN provides direct patient care by checking and recording vital signs, assisting providers with minor surgeries, injections, lab tests and other office procedures. The LPN will document information related to a patient’s present illness, update medications, family and social history, diagnostic reports and other pertinent data in the electronic medical records. He/she will prepare, issue and finalize patient encounters and health summary forms, which are used by the nursing and physician staff. This person will schedule special procedures and physician consultations with appropriate referral information including prior authorization for commercial insurance, Medicare and Medicaid. He/she will maintain good working relationships with patients, physicians and co-workers.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate to experience.
DIRECT PATIENT CARE DUTIES:
INDIRECT PATIENT CARE DUTIES:
Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program is required. Valid LPN License, minimum of 1 year of LPN experience. Must be proficient in use of computers and knowledge of electronic medical records. Above average oral and written communications skills.
Preferred: 2 years or more nursing experience with current BLS certification.