UnityPoint Health

LPN Clinic-Cardiovascular Associates

Requisition ID
2021-102584
Category
Nursing
Location
US-IA-Sioux City
Address
5885 Sunnybrook Dr
Affiliate
7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes
City
Sioux City
Department
Cardiology-Sbrook- MCR PBB
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Clinic Hours
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

UnityPoint-St. Luke's

Full Time

Clinic Hours

 

$3,000 Sign-On Bonus!!

 

As a member of the interdisciplinary team, contributes nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and management of care to patients and their families. 

 

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you matter. Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.
  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options like 401K match, paid time off and education assistance that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.
  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

 

    Hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work at https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org.

Responsibilities

Key Accountability

  • Assesses the needs of patients and families, provides appropriate teaching and makes the necessary referrals to provide continuity of care.

Key Accountability

  • Promptly completes documentation to assure an accurate legal record of patient’s care.

 

Key Accountability

  • Delivers high quality care utilizing the nursing process while demonstrating knowledge and clinical skills of the specialty required in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards of care. This includes, but not limited to:  prepping patients for stress testing, holter and event monitor hook ups, assisting with refills on medications, rooming patients (includes obtaining vital signs, medication lists, and history intake), obtaining ekgs, and placing orders into the patient’s medical record.  Duties also include stocking clinical areas with supplies and keeping exam rooms clean.   
  • Assist in monitoring patients on high risk medications.
  • Assist in scheduling patients for additional studies.
  • Assist in discharging and giving patient’s After Visit Summaries.

Basic UPH Performance Criteria         

  • Demonstrates the UnityPoint Health Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to policies and procedures and safety guidelines.
  • Demonstrates ability to meet business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance.
  • Employee maintains current licenses and/or certifications required for the position.
  • Practices and reflects knowledge of HIPAA, TJC, DNV, OSHA and other federal/state regulatory agencies guiding healthcare.
  • Completes all annual education and competency requirements within the calendar year.
  • Is knowledgeable of hospital and department compliance requirements for federally funded healthcare programs (e.g. Medicare and Medicaid) regarding fraud, waste and abuse. Brings any questions or concerns regarding compliance to the immediate attention of hospital administrative staff.  Takes appropriate action on concerns reported by department staff related to compliance.

Qualifications

 

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Education:

 

 

 

Licensed Practical Nurse license from an accredited college.

Experience:

 

 

 

 

2 years in medical or clinical setting

License(s)/Certification(s):

 

 

 

 

·         Maintaining LPN licensure

·         Current BLS certification (or must be obtained within 3 months of date of hire)

·         Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

 

 

 

 

·         Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English

·         Basic computer knowledge with the ability to learn new systems

·         Patient focused

Other:

 

 

 

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

 

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