group
Category
Specialists (Clinical and Non-Clinical)
business
Department
Pulmonary Clinic (Rancho Mirage)
date_range
Schedule
Full Time
schedule
Shift
Day
timer
Hours
8 Hour Shift
place
Location
Rancho Mirage, CA
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Job #
R0252588




  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.



    • The position is responsible for performing duties consistent with accurate patient care activity within the scope of licensure, maintaining a quality of standard care, anticipating daily workload, prioritizing activities and coordinating the workload of the clinic(s).


  • Reports to



    • Clinic Manager, Director or Chief Administrative Officer


  • Supervises



    • Clinical and Office Staff


  • Ages of Patients



    • Pediatric


    • Adolescent


    • Adult


    • Geriatric


  • Blood Borne Pathogens



    • High Potential


  • Qualifications



    • Education



      • Required: Graduation from an Accredited LVN program


    • Licensure/Certification



      • Required: Current California LVN licensure, American Heart Association BLS


    • Experience



      • Required: 1 to 2 years experience in the area of specialty or in area of higher acuity


      • Preferred: 1 to 2 years leadership experience


  • Essential Responsibilities



    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.


    • Performs clinical care and gives patient care as required for volumes of patients presenting.


    • Assists physicians, so that appropriate preparation, examination and diagnostic testing occur without error and without delay.


    • Ensures accurate documentation of all patient care activity.


    • Provides timely and appropriate discharge instructions to patients.


    • Performs patient callbacks with information about test results or for quality customer service.


    • Administers medication within the scope of practice.


    • Maintains communication and resolves issues regarding clinic activities.


    • Supervises all activities related to the daily management of the patient flow.


    • Ensures the assignment of appropriately qualified staff for the patients based on clinic activity and volumes.


    • Assigns and maintains optimum staffing in order to maximize patient flow.


    • Communicates with medical staff, patients, families, ancillary departments and others.


    • Demonstrates prioritization and decision-making skills with regard to daily activities for clinic.


    • Demonstrates effective problem solving techniques for daily situations.


    • Responds to staff concerns in a timely manner.


    • Serves as a clinical and administrative resource for staff.


    • Investigates family, patient or physician complaints and reports unsolved problems to appropriate leadership.


    • Interacts with medical staff and other hospital departments to ensure that patient concerns are addressed.


    • Monitors quality of care given in all areas.


    • Monitors productivity of clinic staff.


    • Utilizes staff downtime effectively to do chart review, department duties, and patient follow-up.


    • Interprets, explains and applies policies and procedures and standards of care.


    • Ensures adherence to Joint Commission, California and Federal standards.


    • Provides input to performance evaluations on time.


    • Facilitates staff orientation and development for the department. Initiates educational opportunities.


    • Assists in control of expenditures within the department.


    • Ensures cleanliness and maintenance of the clinic adjacent areas and implements appropriate actions to keep physical plant up to standard.


    • Reports equipment problems and assists to monitor repair and return to use.


    • Performs scribe duties if applicable.

    • Performs other duties as assigned.

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