Cass Regional Medical Center LPN in Harrisonville, Missouri
Primary Purpose: To provide safe patient care while following all standards of care and regulatory requirements. Provide proper documentation and assist in billing of services. Patient to ensure a complete medical record and education.
Formal Policy-Setting Responsibilities: Formally responsible for making recommendations regarding policies associated with the job's purpose and essential responsibilities.
Routine Decision Making: Determine patient/ physician needs and act accordingly.
Formal Supervisory Responsibility: No formal supervisory responsibility.
Required Knowledge: Knowledge of nursing skills; venipuncture; patient triage; pharmaceuticals; operation of equipment; insurance company requirements, disease processes, regulatory requirements.
Required Skills and Ability: Effective, professional and interpersonal communication skills; ability to multi-task and prioritize patient assessment and nursing care, ability to act independently.
Unusual Working Conditions: Risk of blood, body fluid contamination.
Education and Certification/ Registration Required for the Position: Technical or vocational school education with current LPN license in the State of Missouri; BLS required.
Age Specific Competencies: Provides care for birth to pediatric (birth-2 yrs.), pediatric/child patients between (2 yrs-12 yrs); adolescent patients between 12 to 18 years of age; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older.