Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN - Internal Medicine and Associates Clinic-17000150 Care Site Description St. Vincent Healthcare is part of SCL Health System, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health – and hope – to our patients. Fast Facts Billings, Mont. (est. 1898) Largest tertiary care hospital and Level II Trauma Center in Montana serving patients in eastern and south-central Mont. and northern Wyo. 2,100 associates, 529 medical staff 286 beds (201 are staffed) Services & Expertise Cancer Care Children's Healthcare Comprehensive Regional Services Neuroscience Heart Center Oncology Orthopedic Services Women's Services St. Vincent Healthcare is an award-winning hospital providing person-centered care. We are People Healing People throughout the communities that we serve, especially the poor and vulnerable. Visit: www.svh-mt.org Description In this position, the Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides practical nursing care to patients in the clinic environment. Job roles and responsibilities emphasize a team-based approach to care and support each team being trained to the highest level of function by the state law. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Nursing Process Greets, escorts, and prepares patients for exams and procedures. Assists and collaborates with the RN to complete a holistic, age-specific admission history, physical assessment, analysis of clinical data, and nursing plan of care on all assigned patients in an ongoing manner to monitor for deviations and formulate an individualized plan of care Discharges patient and schedules appointments, specialty referrals and tests as directed by provider. Administers allergy injections, treatments and medications and records prescription refill requests, maintaining medication inventory and logs Maintains exam rooms and consistently replenishes patient care supplies Universal Worker Responsibilities Performs phlebotomy tasks, collects and logs specimens, assists in the coordination of lab result reporting processes and performs quality control checks Prepares and instructs patients for radiology procedure and performs site specific chest and extremity procedures according to policies and procedures Qualifications Current MT LPN license Current BLS certification Current Montana State General/Chest/Extremity Radiology Permit or successful completion of course and test within six months or upon next offering (site specific) Current phlebotomy skills or successful completion of in service and competency within 3 months (site specific). Ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically within a multi-functional team Strong organizational skills and attention to detail Ability to successfully function in a fast paced, service oriented environment Experience in understanding and usage of computers as well as ability to learn applications relevant to the position Organization: St. Vincent Healthcare Clinics, Billings, MT Primary Location: MT-Billings/Surrounding Areas-Billings Department: SVB PSO-Internal Med Assoc Cln Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Job Posting: Jan 10, 2017, 6:53:48 PM FTE: 1.0 Clinic
We reveal and foster God's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.