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LPN - Full time Clinic, Tacoma, Pulse Heart Institute - Valves

Multicare Health System
Tacoma, WA 98402
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Position Summary:
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is a licensed nursing team member working under the direction of a Physician, Advanced Practice Provider, Registered Nurse or designee to provide quality care that is focused on the comfort and wellbeing of the patient and family. The LPN is responsible for assisting the providers with back office duties in the outpatient management of Cardiothoracic and Valve Clinic patients and completing or assisting with front office duties as assigned. The LPN is familiar with the normal stages of growth and development and signs of aging, and is responsible for providing age appropriate care. This position requires a service-oriented individual with strong interpersonal skills. For the purpose of delivering and executing daily routine care and services to patients from diverse ethnic and social groups, some independent decision-making is expected in the execution of daily routine duties. The LPN assists the Registered Nurse or care team in implementing the nursing process. Decisions regarding patient care or services require the review and approval of the Registered Nurse, Advanced Practice Provider or Physician. Work situations are a variety of clinical functions within a clinic setting requiring knowledge and integration of available standards, resources, and data; discretion; good judgment; diplomacy; decision making; and a customer service attitude. Acting as the patient advocate the Licensed Practical Nurse has continuous contact with physicians, patients, patient families/significant others, community agencies, and both PHI and MHS patient care staff and management.

Minimum Requirements:
Previous experience as a LPN, within the last three (3) years preferred
One (1) year experience in physician's office or other medical facility preferred
Experience in cardiac care preferred

Current Washington licensure as an LPN
License to pass medications may be required


Posted: 2019-08-20 Expires: 2019-12-19

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LPN - Full time Clinic, Tacoma, Pulse Heart Institute - Valves

Multicare Health System
Tacoma, WA 98402

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