Licensed Practical Nurse

$1500 sign on bonus ($750 after 6 months and the remainder at 1 year of employment)

Northwest Primary Care has an exciting opportunity for a Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team! The right candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, appreciates a team-first approach, and enjoys working with patients of all ages. This position will work alongside our physicians to provide excellent patient care.

Job Type:

Full time

Duties include:

  • Providing general medical assistant care to patients as directed by standing protocols
  • Returning phone calls as needed
  • Understanding and supporting the office’s HIPAA privacy practices; maintaining strictest
    confidentiality
  • Participating in all required meetings
  • Performing other related or non-related work as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Current Oregon Nursing license
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Graduate of an approved educational course for practical nurse
  • Knowledge of medical assistant theory and practice to provide and evaluate patient care
  • Knowledge or organizational policies, regulations, and procedures to administer patient care
  • Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to maintain a safe working environment
  • Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods, and techniques of a medical assistant to
    provide on-going patient care
  • Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions
  • Skill in assisting with a variety of treatments and medications as directed
  • Skill in developing and maintaining department quality assurance/measures
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and
    the public
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergent situations
  • Ability to read, understand and respond to detailed oral and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate clearly with competency in language, grammar, and spelling in both verbal
    and written form
  • Basic computing skills including keyboarding and familiarity with Microsoft Windows

Salary:

Commensurate with education, training and experience

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@nwpc.com

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