LVN - Family Practice (ENC) - Full Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Encinitas

Date Posted: 5/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Performs patient assessments and care tasks, including emergency procedures and medication administration as appropriate. Educates patients and documents patient interactions. Practices infection control. Contributes to the team as necessary to ensure quality patient care within own scope of practice.
This position oversees the day to day flow of the care team, assists with procedures/testing requiring a clinical license, verifies meds for 2 MA’s, performs POC testing and QC’s, EKG’s, wound care, administers injections,  manages overall tasks, assists with paperwork / prior authorizations and other duties that are necessary under clinical license.  This position also manages an independent nurse schedule for wound care and injections that generates revenue in addition to managing the HTN and DM metrics for this care team.
Keywords: LVN LPN vocational practical nurse outpatient family practice

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Completion of accredited LVN program

Required Certification/Registration: Current LVN CA license and BLS certification for the Healthcare Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA)

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: Minimum of one year outpatient experience preferred

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.