Job ID: 290107625  |  Last Updated: 6/23/2022

LPN - GI & Liver Clinic

Employer
Hospital
Location
Minneapolis, MN
Applicant Contact
Jessica Endres

Job Description

We are currently seeking a LPN to join our GI & Liver Clinic team. The current vacancy is part time with benefits, 64 hours per pay period, day shift.

Required COVID-19 Vaccinations for Employees

Hennepin Healthcare will begin requiring employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes all employees, volunteers, students, and contracted staff, with limited exemptions for medical or religious reasons.

Using an automated dispensing system administer methadone and other prescribed medications accurately in accordance with policy and procedure.

With the context of the Hennepin County Medical Center Relationship-Based Care Practice Model, under the direction of providers and/or the registered nurse, the Licensed Practical Nurse assists providers in the delivery of care and performs nursing functions within the LPN scope of practice.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform assigned clinical tasks under the direction of a provider or a registered nurse including: administer and dispense medications and immunizations
Provides accurate and timely dispensing of methadone and other medications in accordance with program policy
Maintain dispensing records in accordance with DEA regulations and program policy and procedures
Contribute to the initial and ongoing assessment of patients
Obtain urine sample collection and perform breathalyzer tests as ordered
Obtain patient information and medical history including current medications, allergies, chief complaint, and immunization schedule
Perform basic patient care activities including taking and charting vital signs
Under the direction of a registered nurse, provide patient education from standardized teaching plans
Transcribe orders, maintain telephone communication, and call prescription refills as directed by providers
Assist with tracking and review of medical records and lab results
Clean equipment and rooms. Maintain a safe environment
Procure and stock equipment and supplies and ensure that equipment is operable through quality assurance checks
Maintain clinical competence within the area of specialty
Develop and maintain a positive working relationship with patient and family, team members, department and medical center personnel
Perform other duties as assigned, but only when trained to do so

Qualifications - External

Minimum Qualifications:

Completion of an approved course in practical nursing
Possession of a valid license as a Licensed Practical Nurse issued by the Minnesota Board of Nursing
Current CPR certification

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