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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE PHYSICIAN OFFICE - UNC FAMILY MEDICINE AT PANTHER CREEK

UNC Physicians Network

Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities UNC Physicians Network seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. UNC Physicians Network nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.

  • Job Type: Day Shifts, Night Shifts, Per Diem
  • Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
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Success Profile

What do we look for in a Nurse at UNC Physicians Network? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.

  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Good listener
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Relationship expertise
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  • Communicator
  • Detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Helpful
  • Positive
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Understanding
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
    Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
    Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
  • RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience)
  • RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse III
  • RN Clinical Nurse III Leads to RN Clinical Nurse IV (Clinical Leader)
  • RN Clinical Nurse IV (Clinical Leader) Path Ends here

Rewards

  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)

    Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.

  • Retirement Planning

    Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.

  • PTO

    We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.

  • Life & Disability Insurance

    Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.

Responsibilities

Provides direct patient care within the scope of practice for the Licensed Practical Nurse. Processes privileged patient health information, processes physician orders, returns patient calls, and other duties as assigned.

This is a busy Family Medicine Practice that has 5 Providers and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Our clinic hours are Monday-Friday 7 am to 5 pm.

Preferred candidates have experience in a Family Medicine practice and with EPIC EMR.  We seek a team player with a can-do attitude! Excellent communication skills and ability to multi-task are important in our fast paced environment.  


Description of Job Responsibilities:


1. Maintains compliance with organizational policies and procedures.

2. Demonstrates competance in patient care skills within the scope of practice for the Licensed Practical Nurse to include assisting with exams and procedures, administering medications, reinforcing patient education, and other procedures as directed by the RN or physician.

3. Documents care provided in the patient's medical record.

4. Processes orders, returns patient calls, and notifies patients of diagnostic results as directed by the physician.

5. Assists with the maintenance of adequate supplies, and performs and documents medical equipment safety checks.

6. Maintains compliance with established safety and regulatory guidelines, including HIPAA, OSHA, and infection prevention policies and procedures. Participates in unit performance improvement activities.

7. Demonstrates good customer service skills when interacting with patients, families, and visitors. Exhibits effective communication skills and team work.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:


Completion of accredited practical nursing program 

BCLS certification required

Licensed as LPN in North Carolina

Previous physician office experience preferred



Primary Location: Cary, North Carolina, United States

Department: 3200-60510-UNCPN Panther Creek Fam Prac

Shift: Day Job

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