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LPN- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Clinics

Job ID 19188 Omaha, Nebraska

Business: Boys Town National Research Hospital

$5,000 Hiring Bonus

Job Summary:

In a career as an Licensed Practical Nurse, you join us in providing life-changing care to patients from across the region. In this role, you will provide basic nursing care and perform identified clinical support tasks within the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) scope of practice in conjunction with the medical staff.

Schedules: Full-Time, Monday-Wednesday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Thursday 8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Location: Lakeside Clinic

Responsibilities:

  • Provides safe, accurate and clinically competent direct care based on patient needs.
    • Obtains vital signs and height/weight and documents in a thorough, accurate and timely manner in the electronic medical record (EMR).
      • Collects from the patient required information such as smoking status, allergies and medication list and documents in a thorough, accurate and timely manner in the EMR.
        • Gathers necessary information and facilitates the process for obtaining prior authorization of psychotropic medications.
          • Provides relevant patient education.
            • Responds to questions from patients, relays information to the provider and communicates direction from the provider to the patient; documents relevant information in the EMR.
              • Manages patient requests for refills of prescription medications in a timely manner.
                • Participates in applications for alternative levels of care.
                  • Answers telephones and utilizes the EMR to schedule patient appointments.

                  Required Qualifications:

                  • Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing
                  • Possesses a current Nebraska state license or current compact state license as a practical nurse
                  • Previous experience using an electronic medical record
                  • Previous experience in an ambulatory health care facility, preferred
                  • CPR Certification.

                  Boys Town National Research Hospital offers a broad range of hospital and clinic services, backed by 40 years of life-changing research to provide the latest, most innovative care to our patients. From pediatric inpatient hospitalization and surgical services, to outpatient visits, to residential care for children and adolescents with severe behavioral disorders, our board certified specialists and highly trained pediatric nurses’ focus on caring for the unique needs of children and their families. Boys Town National Research Hospital is a license acute care hospital and psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited by The Joint Commission. Boys Town National Research Hospital is part of Boys Town, which has been committed to the care of children for over 100 years.

                  Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town’s mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our expects and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job; it is a way of life.

                  Date Posted: August 5th, 2022

                  Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

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