LPN Job – NY, Setauket

city: Setauket

Job Summary:

We are looking for a Pediatric LPN to work in a private office setting which requires specialized knowledge, clinical judgment and nursing skills. The LPN is part of a team using patient care skills to meet established practice guidelines, office policies and regulatory standards, under supervision of the physician assistant, nurse practitioner or physician.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Places patients in the exam room and documents for physician the reason for visit.
  • Measures patient?s height, weight, blood pressure, pulse and temperature.
  • Gather/enter/update patient information in the EMR.
  • Assist physician with special procedures and examinations.
  • Collect blood and lab specimens as requested by the physician.
  • Prepare and administer vaccines and medications on physician?s orders.
  • Obtain results from outside labs, radiology and other doctor?s offices.
  • Provide patient education for treatments, medications, diets and physician instructions.
  • Stock rooms with medical supplies and medications. Inventory and order supplies.
  • Call patients when ordered by the physician.
  • Observe patient confidentiality in accordance with HIPPA.
  • Complete other tasks as directed by physician.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current New York State LPN License
  • One year of professional experience
  • CPR/AED Certified
  • Working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records
  • Excellent communication, decision making, leadership and problem solving skills
  • OB/GYN experience preferred, but not required.
  • Supervisory experience a plus
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