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Title:  LPN - Wellness

Req #:  118806
Facility:  Advocate Medical Group
Department:  Nursing
City:  Chicago
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Full Time Outpatient  Internal Medicine LPN opportunity with Advocate Medical Group 

This position is an Outpatient role that will be located in Beverly

 

Position Requirements:

  • Graduate of accredited nursing program.
  • Good communications skills and Experience using a keyboard and computers.
  • Familiarity with equipment used in ambulatory care.
  • Current Illinois LPN License
  • Current CPR certification
  • Ability to travel locally to multiple sites as needed.
  • Ability to work in stressful conditions and difficult situations.
  • Resilient and flexible in a changing environment.
  • May be exposed to hazardous materials and life threatening diseases.
  • Ability to cooperate and work with others.
  • Ability to make sound and timely decisions.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts any day of the week.
  • Ability to perform lifting/transfer activities related to patients as needed, ability to stoop/bend.
  • If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 06/01/2015. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.


Purpose:
The Licensed Practical Nurse will support the physician(s), and other providers in delivering quality health care to ambulatory patients and perform a variety of nursing related tasks to promote continuity of care.

Accountabilities:
Risk/Safety Compliance
Funding Our Future:
Miscellaneous:
Clinical Support/Health Outcomes: Provides support in the delivery of quality clinical care
Patient Satisfaction and Service: Provides efficient, high~quality service to patients who arrive for appointments or who telephone or visit in person to request appointments or information on tests and procedures, bills and charges, referrals, and other matters.
Health Information Management (HIM) and HIPAA standards: A complete and accurate hard copy and/or electronic medical record will be maintained for every individual who is evaluated or treated within the medical group.


Addendum:
Performs AMG standard wellness adult visit following wellness checklist. Documents all necessary information into the eMR.

Performs all wellness standing orders.

Contacts patient for wellness visit and provides indivdual patient education and/or access to group classes/support as available.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago