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Licensed Practical Nurse – Family Medicine Practice

Company: Midwestern University
Category: Healthcare

 Downers Grove

Type: Full Time

The LPN will provide clinical services and general support as necessary for the Family Medicine practice located in the Midwestern University Clinics building in Downers Grove.  The LPN is cross trained in both front office and back office duties. The LPN will work as part of an inter-professional team. The position reports to the Medical Director. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Provide clinical services, to include the following: take vital signs, measure height & weight, obtain history of the chief complaint, update medication list and allergies, assist with exams, glucose monitoring, visual acuity exam, urinalysis, urine pregnancy testing, rapid strep and influenza testing, phlebotomy, assist provider with COVID 19 testing, specimen handling and patient data entry.
  • Perform front office services, to include the following: filing, referrals, phone triage, scheduling appointments, pre-visit planning, working overdue orders
  • Perform back office services, to include the following: instrument maintenance and sterilization, EKG, spirometry, room stocking, administration of topical, subcutaneous, intramuscular, oral and/or nebulized medications, applying wound dressings
  • Maintain state licensure and complete all required continuing medical education training
  • Follow the Family Medicine Clinic’s communication and professionalism standards and Midwestern’s policies and procedures