Company: AltaMed Health Services Corporation
Location: Garden Grove
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Provides nursing care within licensed scope of practice.
1. Provides excellent customer service at all times, to internal
and external customers.2. Determines specific needs for each clinic
and prepares area with appropriate supplies, equipment, etc.3.
Interviews patients and/or family, reviews patients charts and
progress notes to determine prior visits to the clinic, history,
status of follow-up on physicians orders and definition of
problems.4. Refers defined patient needs to physician.5. Instructs
patients and/or family as directed by Registered Nurse or
Provider.6. Assists physician with procedures and treatments.7.
Participates in chart review of patients who failed clinic
appointments to determine urgency of follow-up care, contacts
social worker when necessary and reviews with clinic staff the plan
for follow-up appointments.8. Document intake into EHR (for all
specialties) and function as a system superuser for AltaMeds EHR.
Follow-up on in-basket message and management tasks.9. Maintains
adequate levels of medication, supplies, and teaching aids for
optimal patient care.10. Assists in orientation of new
personnel.11. Participates in staff meetings and ongoing clinic
nursing reviews.12. Provides nursing staff coverage in clinics as
assigned.13. Assists any and all internal or external consumers
with any problems they may have in a pleasant and cooperative
manner.14. Responsible for collecting data from "walk-in" or
"phone-in" patients and follows provider orders as directed.15.
Performs, observes, and records symptoms, interactions and progress
of the patient and reports findings to the medical provider. Does
not make independent medical or healthcare decisions.16. Assists
medical providers and/or carries out medical providers orders by
performing requested tests.17. Assist with referrals as needed.18.
Responsible for assisting with the completion of all calibration of
medical equipment and ensuring logs are up to date.19. Responsible
for maintaining current knowledge of all back office policies and
procedure, as directed.20. Handles client health information as
trained by Compliance Training.21. Performs other related duties as
assigned.Position May Include Patient Service Center (PSC)
Responsibilities:22. Responsible for maintaining current knowledge
of all clinic and Patient Service Center policies and
procedure.Position May Include Mammography and Pap Smear Registry
Responsibilities:23. Follow up on Registry patients (Abnormal Paps,
Mammograms, Colorectal, and Lab results) by determining appropriate
next actions and contacting patient to provide information.24.
Tracks patients with a history of abnormal registry results to
ensure compliance with recommended actions.25. Informs patients of
PAP results and provide recommendation based on ASCCP Screening
Guidelines as directed by Registered Nurse or Provider.26.
Documents and communicates activities via EHR with providers and
actions taken (e.g. medication, immunization records, nursing care
Graduation from an accredited LVN school.Current LVN license issued
by the State of California Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric
Technicians.Must maintain current CPR/First Aid training.Experience
and knowledge regarding the physical, mental and social needs of
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