Medical Office LPN -Family Practice (part time)

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Location: Tewksbury, MA
Job ID: 158572-1A
Date Posted: Jan 14, 2020
Category: Nursing

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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


GENERAL SUMMARY:  Triages patient/family phone calls and messages providing advice and support.    Calls in prescriptions to pharmacy as instructed by providers.  Communicates laboratory and diagnostic test results as instructed by providers.  Administers medications and immunizations as ordered by providers.  Cross-trained to medical assistant role.  Practices under the scope of practice for LPN’s in Massachusetts.


  1. Exemplifies Winchester Hospital’s values and Service Excellence standards.  Commits to making every encounter with our patients, patients’ family, co-workers, physicians and other customers the best that it can be.
  2. Complies with all Winchester Hospital and WPA policies and the Code of Business Conduct.  As required, maintains a current license, life support certification, and tuberculosis testing.  Takes responsibility for own safety as well as the safety of patients, patients’ family, co-workers, physicians and other customers.
  3. Works collaboratively with providers in delivering patient care per practice protocols.

4.   Demonstrates the ability to assesses situations, consider alternatives, and choose the best course of action while recognizing the role of the LPN in the practice. Seeks guidance and direction, as needed.

5.   Performs and documents varying exam preparatory duties including height, weight, blood pressure, EKG, blood sugar, vision and hearing testing, and ear lavage.

  1. Interfaces with patients and families providing telephone advice and support, prescription refills as instructed by providers, and laboratory and diagnostic test results.

7.   Assists with minor procedures.  Applies and changes dressings. Monitors in office IVs. Administers medications in office as ordered by providers.

8.   Performs laboratory testing including urinalysis and throat cultures.

9.   Maintains clean, organized and well stocked exam rooms. Order medical supplies or communicates stock needs to staff responsible for reordering.

  1. Completes various patient forms such as insurance, school and camp, and work forms.
  2. Participates in the following:
  3. Mandatory training requirements as per hospital/unit policies
  4. Continuing education/inservices to enhance knowledge
  5. Staff meetings
  6. Performance improvement initiatives
  7. Orientation of new staff, students and/or volunteers         


  1. Graduate of an accredited school of Licensed Practical Nursing

2.   At least 3 years experience as a LPN in a medical office setting preferred

3.   Keyboarding ability






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.