Medical Office Licensed Practical Nurse
Company: Danbury Health Systems
Posted on: June 12, 2021
EXTERNALS - $1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and
outpatient locations - Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital,
Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern
Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers
Medical Center in New York - plus multiple primary and specialty
care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a
leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices.
Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the
Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and
the Home Care organizations.
CT LPN Licensed required
To assist the physician or physician assistant in providing
primary medical care to the patients of the Office Practice.
Prepares materials, supplies, equipment and the patient to
assist the physician or the physician assistant with the patient's
Obtains the patients history and basic medical data such as
vital signs temperature, height & weight, vision & chief
Provides direct patient care, such as ear irrigation,
vaccinations and medications, wound care & suture removal.
Collects, prepares and analyzes patient specimens as directed by
the physician or physician assistant.
Instructs the patient and family on how to perform physician
recommended preventive care, take prescribed medication, prepare
for tests, monitor treatment progress & note symptom changes.
Contacts the patient by telephone to provide requested
follow-up, advise them of test results or relay a physician's
Performs organizational responsibilities to achieve the
Practices' and WCMG missions through a process of total quality
Completes all meaningful use requirements.
Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Required: Basic medical knowledge and terminology. Computer
skills/data entry. Skilled in obtaining accurate patient vitals.
BLS certification. Vaccine administration and medication
Minimum Experience: one year
Desired: Proficiency in multiple languages. Phlebotomy. EKG.
Successful completion of medical scribing within probationary
Location: Brookfield-60 Old New Milford Rd
Work Type: Full-Time
Standard Hours: 40.00
Work Schedule: Day 8
Work Shift: Variable 7am-8pm.
Org Unit: 559
Department: DB PC Brookfield
- Basic Life Support
- Licensed Practical Nurse
- HS Graduate or Equivalent
- Some manual skills / motor coord & finger dexterity
- Little or no potential for occupational risk
- Medium to Heavy effort. May exert up to 35 lbs. force
- Generally pleasant working conditions.
EOE, including disability/vets.
We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known
physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a
disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship
on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such
assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview,
please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable
accommodation requests only). Please provide all information
requested to assure that you are considered for current or future
Keywords: Danbury Health Systems, New England , Medical Office Licensed Practical Nurse, Other , Brookfield, Northeast
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