The Cape Girardeau HealthCare Center (HCC), Cape Girardeau, MO, is currently accepting applications for current Licensed Practical Nurse vacancy in our Women's Whole Health Clinic. The Cape Girardeau HCC provides a number of services to the catchment area including: Primary Care, Ambulatory, Specialty Care, Mental Health, Telehealth and Community Health/Home Care. PLEASE NOTE: These positions require Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. If selected, Applicant will provide proof of current certification prior to employment. Only BLS certification which included Automated External Defibrillator (AED) certification obtained from the American Heart Association (AHA) will be accepted. The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs basic age-specific nursing care for adult and geriatric inpatients or outpatients with physical, mental, behavioral or psychosocial needs, according to assignment and training. The incumbent serves as a License Practical Nurse (LPN) providing direct patient care in the Women's Health Clinic. The incumbent duties and responsibilities include: work patients up for clinic provider, complete medication refills/renewals, complete forms (disability, handicap placards, etc.), injections, assist with scanning and secure messages. The incumbent will demonstrate the knowledge and ability to provide a full range of nursing care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavioral health problems under limited supervision. The incumbent will serve as a responsible member of the nursing team and interact with patients, family members and professional supportive personnel who provide patient care with members of other services. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm excluding nights, weekends and Federal holidays. Based on the needs of the facility Compressed/Flexible: No Telework: Not available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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