Licensed Practical Nurse/ Medical Assistant - Full Time
Union Category: VII
Location: Duluth, MN
Salary Range: $16.32 - $19.62 per hour
(Dependent upon Experience)
Benefit Eligible - Yes
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL QUALIFIED PERSONS
DUTIES: Triaging phone calls, consulting with providers and relaying information to patients. Communicating provider orders to the pharmacy via electronic health record and telephone. Measuring and recording vital signs and preparing patient for examination. Recording patient information in the electronic health record. Providing patient education. Administering intramuscular medications as ordered. Arranging for hospital admissions and outside referrals. Assisting providers with patient appointments. Other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Medical Assistant degree and/or Licensed Practical Nurse degree. Ability to pass State/Federal Criminal Background Check.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Previous experience in community mental health. The ideal candidate will also have significant knowledge and experience in one or more other areas of nursing including public health, pediatrics, geriatrics, clinic nursing, and med-surg.
FILING APPLICATIONS: APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED OR POST-MARKED BY THE CLOSING DATE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED. Job applicants must meet all minimum qualifications. It is the responsibility of the applicant to verify that applications are on file on or before the closing date.
The Human Development Center
Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities Encouraged to Apply