Under the supervision of the practice manager and administrative director, the individual will work with physicians and other health professionals to coordinate and assist in the gynecologic and obstetric care of patients. Employee will perform the following functions: ensure exam rooms are fully stocked, vital signs, rooming patients, assist with procedures, prepare instruments for sterilization, high level disinfection, maintain recordings of refrigerator and freezer temperatures, report issues to the manager, assist providers with any patient care related requests, assist with uro-gynecology exams, testing and procedures including uro-dynamic testing. Assist in coordinating patient flow throughout the clinic, from registration to discharge. Work as a member of the Ambulatory Care clinic team to provide smooth outpatient flow resulting in optimum patient satisfaction and clinic operation. Candidates are expected to recognize normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. This role requires a Team Assistant with a highly flexible, enthusiastic and proactive approach.
Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures.
Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed.
Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician.
Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems.
Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers.
Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice.
Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation, and ability to use computerized patient care systems.
Possess active LVN license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners.
Possession of active CPR certification/BCLS.
Possession of active EKG, Phlebotomy and IV Certification.
Demonstrated ability to be punctual and maintain good attendance.
Minimum of two years experience as LVN in an urgent care/pediatric office setting.
Location/Region: Woodland Hills, CA