Functioning within the goals of LMPC and the Lima Memorial Health System, the LPN performs clinical duties related to day-to-day operations of the physician’s office. LPN / CMA responsibilities include administering medications, assisting with special procedures, instructing patients and families, and reviewing and maintaining patient charts.
Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing or completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program is required.
Licensure/Certification: Must have a valid unrestricted LPN license for the State of Ohio. or Certification as a Medical Assistant by an approved national examination agency required. Current BLS required.
Experience: One to three years’ experience specific to in physician office practice or hospital setting is required.
Skills: Must have excellent customer service skills and demonstrate the ability to exhibit patience and tact, and develop and maintain effective working relationships with all constituents including physicians, patients, coworkers, and the public. Must also demonstrate strong problem-solving and communication skills, including the ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Must have documented knowledge of professional nursing theory, medical equipment and instruments, and common safety hazards/precautions. Competency with applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing and skill in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports, and responding to correspondence are also required.
12 hour shifts