LPN - Family Medicine

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Feb 12, 2021

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • Position is responsible for assisting with total patient care by performing clinical duties under the supervision of physicians and the clinical manager.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Diploma from an approved practical nursing program.
    • License/Certifications: Active State of Maine Nursing License or eligible for licensure. Current BLS required.
    • Experience: Two years' LPN experience preferred.
    • Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology.
    • Familiarity with health care systems, regulations, policies and functions.
    • Understanding of documentation standards.
    • Knowledge of infectious disease management and control safety standards.
    • Skill in reading and following written and oral medical orders.
    • Skill in handling a number of tasks simultaneously.
    • Ability to perform mathematical calculations for drug dosages.
    • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and diverse patient populations.
    • Proficient computer skills and knowledge of the electronic medical record.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.