The LVN/LPN provides professional nursing care to clinic patients and works collaboratively with the Providers to facilitate quality care for our patients. The LVN's skillfully and consistently performs daily clinical duties per established policy and procedure.
Greets patients and obtains well documented history and vitals.
Formulates patient care plans, posts tests and examination results, reviews test and examination results with Providers.
Instructs patients with regard to medication and treatment, under direction of Provider.
Maintains quality control standards (HIPAA/OSHA).
Performs all other related duties as assigned.
Current state license to practice nursing.
Graduate from accredited school of practical nursing or vocation nursing.
Previous experience working in clinic or office setting preferred.
Current BLS Certification.
Working knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding
Must have understanding of documentation standards.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.