Location: North Andover, MA
Job ID: 150975-1A
Date Posted: Apr 1, 2019
Primary Care is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Site Manager, performs patient triage and has patient care responsibilities in support of multiple health care providers. Performs clinical, technical and clerical duties to insure quality patient care is provided.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:
Education: Graduate of an accredited Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse program.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: LPN or RN licensed to practice in state of Massachusetts. Must maintain BLS certification.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: . Excellent communication skills to effectively educate and assist patients and interface with providers and office staff. Ability to make sound decisions under pressure and respond to emergency situations. Demonstrated ability to handle confidential material. Must have organizational skills and ability to follow through with tasks. In the absence of any of these skills, demonstrates the ability to be thoroughly trained to meet organizational standards.
Experience: One to two years office nursing experience, with strong triage skills
DAYS/40HOURS - North Andover Primary Care Community Practice
With a focus on helping patients become and stay healthy, Lahey Health’s physicians and advanced care teams are among the most talented and respected clinicians in the region. We have a team approach to patient care and have developed long-standing, mutually respectful relationships with local specialists at our affiliate hospitals to guide and support the most effective and efficient patient care.
Lahey Health recognizes the central role of Primary Care in our organization. It is also a vital contributor to population health goals. Primary Care is the essential and welcoming front door to Lahey’s systemwide high-quality, coordinated patient care.
Ready to join a team with a primary commitment to Primary Care? Apply now!
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.