Current licensure or permit as a Practical Nurse in the state of Arkansas.
Knowledge of clinic policies\procedures, practices, techniques, and equipment as acquired through orientation. Knowledge of computer software such as Windows, Office and internet use.
This is a safety sensitive position. Please see the St. Bernards Substance Abuse Policy for further information.
Normal clinic environment. Exposure to biological hazards. Close eye work. Hearing of normal and soft tones. Distinguish smells. Distinguish temperatures by touch and proximity. Frequent exposure to fumes, odors and water. Lifting up to 100 lbs. Carrying up to 40 lbs. Pushing/pulling up to 350 lbs. Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping and reaching and occasional stress related to patient load.
Under the direct supervision of clinical supervisor or licensed physician, responsible for providing direct and/or indirect care to all patients visiting the clinic according to policy guidelines. Assists the clinical supervisor or licensed physician in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care for the patients as appropriate. Documents condition, treatments, and care giving. Incumbents are subject to overtime and call-back as required by the hospital. Attendance is an essential function of this job.