The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Healthcare System is looking for a dynamic and creative LPN with an excellent grasp of clinical practice who would work to support the Primary Care Clinic- Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) model. Primary Care LPN's cover a variety of clinics including: Main PC Clinics, a Residents Clinic, Women's Health, Geriatrics, the SCI & Pain Clinic, Employee Health, and Dermatology. Duties include but are not limited to: Focuses on clinic visits, and exams Uses motivational interviewing and health coaching to guide patients Reviews future and daily schedules for patient care needs May provide medication list for patient review Performs vital signs and treatments Assists providers with exams/procedures Completes appropriate clinical reminders Administers/tracks immunizations Tracks, prepares and administers medications Completes orders per provider or protocol Maintains adherence of daily schedule Facilitates visit closure by confirming required patient education and orders have been processed/completed Appointment scheduling including EWL and Recall list, as assigned Initiates Pre-visit contacts Observes, records, and reports patient's response or changes in patient's condition Promptly recognizes and responds to urgent or emergent situations Assists with orientation: PACT patient orientation and new staff/affiliate orientation Coordinates group visits Checks daily equipment/supplies and restock Places orders and consults per clinical reminders and PACT Nurse Protocols Obtains labs Responds to Patient calls/messages and/or alerts Completes primary care discharge phone calls ,per clinic policy Monitors PACT metrics Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., or 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599572800
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.