Medical Office LPN - Internal Medicine (full time)

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Location: Sudbury, MA
Job ID: 158487-1A
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2019
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Health Primary Care. With over 55 primary care practices in more than 30 nearby communities , our primary care physicians and care teams provide quality close to where our patients live or work. 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. As part of the Beth Israel Lahey Health system, we now have the opportunity to care for even more individuals across eastern Massachusetts.

About the Job

Position Summary:

 

Under supervision of the Practice Manager site manager, performs all nursing functions in a primary care office setting for patients of all ages.
 

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:

  1. Telephone triage and assessment
  1. Renders patient care within the scope of their training, including administering immunizations and allergy injections, performs blood draws, obtains height, weight and blood pressure on all patients and documents appropriately in patient’s chart.
  1. Assists physicians with minor procedures and completes physicals.  
  1. Prepares exam rooms and restocks supplies.
  1. Calls in prescription refill orders and coordinates patient care with other providers and or facilities. 
  1.  Coordinates operational activities of the practice.
  1. Works with patient population for Chronic Care Management
  1. Conducts Medicare Annual Wellness visits
  1. Manages hospital discharges with interactive communication with patients

 

Organizational Requirements:

Maintain strict adherence to the Lahey Health Confidentiality policy.

Incorporate Lahey Health Standards of Behavior and CREATE Values.

Comply with all Lahey Health Policies.

Comply with behavioral expectations of the department and Lahey Health.

Maintain courteous and effective interactions with colleagues and patients.

Demonstrate an understanding of the job description, performance expectations, and competency assessment.

Demonstrate a commitment toward meeting and exceeding the needs of our customers and consistently adheres to Customer Service standards.

Participate in departmental and/or interdepartmental quality improvement activities. 

Participate in and successfully completes Mandatory Education.

Perform all other duties as needed or directed to meet the needs of the department.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

Nursing degree required.

 

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

RN licensed to practice in state of Massachusetts.  Must maintain BLS certification.

 

Experience:

Medical Office experience is preferred.

 

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

Excellent communications skills to effectively educate and assist patients as well as interacting with providers and staff.  Ablility to make sound decisions under pressure.  Ablility to handle confidentiality information.  Must have the

organizational skills and the ability to follow through on tasks.

Shift

DAYS / 40 HOURS / SUDBURY, MA

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.