1+ months

LVN - Marina Del Rey

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Every Skill every effort, everything we have Are you passionate about helping people? Do you want to make a difference in peoples lives? Do you want to be a part of something greater? To get exposure to many different disciplines while making a positive impact on the lives of a diverse patient population? At Cedars-Sinai you'll learn from dedicated healthcare professionals every single day and use state-of-the-art facilities to do something incredible for yourself and for others. You will support the physicians and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks. **ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES** + Greet patients and provide an initial nursing evaluation. + Manages patient care flow and takes a leadership role within the suite. + Prepare patients for provider by reviewing current medications and record in medical record. + Take appropriate vital signs and record in medical record. + Sets up exam room/procedure rooms appropriately based on patient visit needs. + Assist provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed. + Perform designated diagnostic tests as directed by provider. + Draw, prepare designated lab work and/or specimens as directed by provider. + Administer immunization, injections, oral or IV medications as directed by provider. + Use PRN/Smart Talk systems to convey lab results to patients as defined by provider. + Assist in follow-up scheduling needs. + Answer patient calls in timely fashion. + Prepare charts as needed, including filing into appropriate sections of medical record and assures that all pertinent items are available to provider before patient care commences. + Handles all designated clinical care telephone interactions with provider input. + Communicates all significant clinical findings to MD. + Serves as an advocate for patient and utilizes appropriate resources. + Acts as a role model in providing care; precepts new staff. + Provide orientation and training for new clinical staff. + Recommend areas of improvement. + Serves as liaison with other departments, facilities, and hospital. + Assess workflow of suite MA and schedule accordingly, covering absences, illnesses, and breaks. + Provide review of MA skills and performance abilities using designated evaluation tools. + Counsel and provide corrective actions as needed with input from Lead Nurse. + Train MA staff about systems needed to perform current job duties, including, but not limited to scheduling systems, PRN/Smart Talk systems, lab results systems. Education: + Graduate from an accredited school of nursing License/Certification: + Current and valid California License + IV/Phlebotomy Certified + BLS from the American Heart Association Experience: + 5 or more years of outpatient experience preferred + Intermediate computer skills preferred + Ability to correctly set up examrooms/procedure rooms using sterile/aseptic technique with appropriateinstruments or trays. + Ability to prepare patient for officevisit/procedures. + Ability to correctly perform vital signs andaccurately document and record significant data. + Ability to correctly prepare labwork/specimens for pick up. + Ability to perform designated testing andspecimen collection. + Understanding of cleaning, sterilization ofautoclaving procedures. + Ability to determine current medications thatpatient is using and record accurately. + Basic understanding of pharmacology andmedication administration including oral, SQ, IM and IV medications. + Basic ability to perform and record QC testingon designated equipment. + Ability to problem solve and prioritize workassignments. + Ability to schedule "nurse visit Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.

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Posted: 2019-12-06 Expires: 2020-02-14

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LVN - Marina Del Rey

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

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