Swedish Medical Center Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Residential Care Team in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Residential Care Team in Seattle, WA.
The Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) plays a vital role on the patient care team, demonstrating the Swedish values of patient-centered care and service; respect, caring and compassion; teamwork and partnership; continuous learning and improvement; and leadership.
In this position you will:
Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and the presenting problem
Under supervision of practitioner or nurse supervisor, administer approved medications via oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular, or intradermal routes
Under supervision of the practitioner, inform patients of lab results, calls in prescriptions to pharmacies and returns practitioners phone messages
Document all interactions in patient’s medical record
Provide general health education within own level of expertise and as directed by practitioner and nurse supervisor, and assist in collecting and distributing patient education materials
Arrange patient testing, referrals and/or hospital admission under direction of the provider
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of Practical Nursing
Registration with State of Washington as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Minimum one year experience in clinic setting
Experience with electronic medical records
Demonstrated literacy in the use of personal computers and Windows applications
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Demonstrated commitment to high quality customer service
Ability to analyze and problem-solve
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
About Swedish Medical Group
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across 108 primary care and specialty care clinics.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: LPN / LVN
Work Locations: Bank Of America Bldg (WA239) 800 Fifth Ave Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 200060