LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - Clinic

Ascension Health Tulsa, OK
Job ID: 240796LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - ClinicTulsa, OklahomaRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: LPN - Physician Practice

Location: St. John Medical Center. 1923 S. Utica Ave. Tulsa, Ok. 74104.

Department: Hospitalists SJMC

Schedule: Fulltime Days. 7am-4pm, Monday-Friday.

About Us

St. John Health System is a fully-integrated healthcare system, serving more than 3,500 patients every day, encompassing eight hospitals in northeastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The health system also includes primary and specialty physician clinics, outpatient treatment centers, urgent care facilities and a regional medical laboratory. St. John Health System is part of Ascension Health, the nation's largest not-for-profit Catholic health system. Our promise of medical excellence and compassionate care is at the center of our Catholic mission as we serve the sick and needy in our communities. The mission of St. John Health System is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by providing high quality healthcare. Our Core Values are Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication. These values are expressed every day in our actions with patients, families and co-workers.

Job Description

The LPN-Physician Practice provides basic clinical care to clinic patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

* Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

* Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

* Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

* Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

* Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Oklahoma Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Valid OK LPN license or license issued by State of Kansas for positions residing in Kansas required. Knowledge and skill in writing prescriptions for the Physician as needed.

Education:

* HS or Equivalent

* High school diploma or equivalent required Graduation from an approved school of practical nursing, or equivalent courses in a state approved school of nursing

Work Experience:

* Experience not required.

How To Apply

Welcome to St. John Health System's online application process! Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.stjohnhealthsystem.com.

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:

In Human Resources located at 1802 E. 19th St., Tulsa, OK 74104.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Health System is an EEO/AA employer:

M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf"

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http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

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