Ascension Health LPN Licensed Practical Nurse - PACE Clinic in Flint, Michigan

We Are Hiring

LPN-Clinic-PACE - PACE Clinic - PRN,Day - Genesys PACE Center - Flint,MI

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Genesys Health System-MI, you will have the opportunity to

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.

  • Triages participants appropriately for medical concerns. Applies basic, general nursing practice knowledge and skills in common clinical situations.

  • Serves as support staff for clinic. Reports to clinic for daily assignments. Maintains continuous education to improve knowledge and skills.

  • Communicates effectively with participants, families, staff and the general public. Documents treatments, procedures, observations, and nursing care appropriately and as required by departmental processes.

  • May be required to do in-home visits and cover for home care department when needed.

  • The above is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification; it is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or qualifications for people so classified, and it is not intended to limit or modify in any way, the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certificationspecializing inCardiopulmonary Resuscitationobtained within1.5 Months (45 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Drivers Licensecredentialed from theMichigan Bureau of Motor Vehiclesobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Valid Automobile Insurance with liability limits of at least $100,000/$300,000 required.

  • LicensedPractical/Vocational Nurseobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • Minimum of one year of experience working with the frail, elderly population required. Must possess knowledge and skills necessary to treat patients; other training as required by department. S/he only acts within scope of his or her authority of practice. Meets a standardized set of competencies for the specific position description established by Genesys PACE of Genesee County and approved by CMS before working independently. Must be medically cleared for communicable diseases and have all immunizations up-to-date before engaging in direct participant contact.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Genesys Health System will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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