Steward Health Care System

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

LPN

at Steward Health Care System

Posted: 11/30/2020
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 40227
Keywords:

Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - Central
Posted Date: 12/1/2020

Steward Health Care is the largest private, tax-paying physician-led health care network in the United States. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 35 hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 42,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes multiple urgent care centers and skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,900 beds under management, and approximately 2.2 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.


Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.

Summary:

Working directly with the physicians, as the liaison between the patient and the physicians for establishing and maintaining quality patient care. Utilizes clinical teamwork to oversee the interdisciplinary plan of care; assesses the patient and family as appropriate, plans and implements clinical care and facilitates its delivery to patients and family members, evaluates the process and outcome of clinical services in the practice and makes suggestions for improvement.

Responsibilities:

  • Intake including vitals, updating medical history and medications, as well as obtaining and processing dipstick urinalysis.
  • Assisting with in office procedures such as cystoscopies, prostate ultrasounds/biopsies, and vasectomies using sterile protocol as appropriate.
  • Administer medications needed for urological care.
  • Maintaining and sterilizing equipment.
  • Responsible for timely, efficient and accurate triage response and documentation in the electronic medical record.
  • Surgical scheduling and coordinating.
  • Coordination of follow-up with the medical doctors and nurse practitioners.
  • Entering prescription requests into the electronic medical record for provider approval
    Making follow-up phone calls to patients/ family members to provide test results (labs/ radiology, etc.)
  • May also be responsible for coordination of care – scheduling follow-up tests and appointments with specialists
  • Prior authorizations
  • Maintaining office supplies and restocking
  • Assisting physician with the completion of forms
  • Clearly documents on a consistent basis to provide continuity of patient care and communicates observations to the supervising MD/NP
  • Trained and currently certified in basic CPR
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent required.
  • Graduate of accredited License Practical Nursing program required.
  • Current Florida LPN license required.
  • Previous experience preferred.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!