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Licensed Practical Nurse
Ref No.: 18-00846
Location: Alexandria, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Licensed Practial Nurse

MUST:
2+ Years of experience as an Licensed Practical Nurse
Experience in a Pediatric office is a plus
Must be licensed in Virginia
Must be a team player
Must have experience with administering immunizations


DUTIES:
The Licensed Practical Nurse will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
Administering Immunizations
Vitals and obtaining patient's history
Breathing treatments
Rooming Patients
Well Child Exams
CPR
Must be able to administer immunizations from newborns to adults
Report to clinical coordinator or practice administrator
Perform nursing procedures under supervision of physician or physician assistant
Assist physician and physician assistant in exam rooms
Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs, including weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and document all information in patients chart
Give instructions to patients as instructed by physician or physician assistant
Ensure all related reports, labs and information is filed is available in patient's medical records prior to their appointment
Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, and prepare sterilization as required
Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/physician/pharmacy calls
Triage and process messages from patients and front office staff to physicians and physician assistants
Maintain all logs and required checks (i.e. refrigerator temperatures, emergency medications, expired medications, oxygen, cold sterilization fluid change, etc.)
Be on call over weekends to give medical advice
All other duties as assigned by clinical coordinator or practice administrator
*Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.