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*LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse- (Women's Health Clinic)- Tulsa

Company:
University of Oklahoma
Job Location:
Category:
Health and Medical Services
Type:
Full-Time
* Job Number:
241519

Organization: OU Physicians - Tulsa

Job Location: Oklahoma-Tulsa-Tulsa Campus

Schedule:

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Work Type: Onsite

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Benefits Provided: Yes

Required Attachments: None

Job Description

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Join our excellent nursing team at OU Health Physicians Tulsa, Women's Healthcare Specialists. Located at 41st and Yale, in the heart of Tulsa, our OBGYN nurses provide support to care for patients in an outpatient setting. The successful candidate will provide high-quality nursing care to adult patients and support the OBGYN physicians in delivering comprehensive medical care. Key responsibilities will include assisting in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care within the OBGYN department. Conducting patient intake, including taking medical histories, vital signs, and preparing patients for examinations. Administering medications, vaccines, and treatments as prescribed by physicians. Providing patient education on health maintenance, disease prevention, and treatments as prescribed by physicians. Assisting with in-office procedures as needed. Coordinating patient referrals and follow-up appointments. Maintaining accurate and thorough patient records in compliance with regulatory standards. Collaborating with healthcare team members to ensure continuity and quality of care and participating in quality improvement initiatives and professional development activities.

Representative Responsibilities:

  • Patient Preparation. Prepares patient for examination by the physician by having charts ready, etc.
  • Information Gathering. Takes and records various readings such as heart and respiratory rate, blood pressure, weight, body temperature, etc. Collects samples from patients including blood, urine, etc. Prepares samples for analysis or shipment. Collects all laboratory reports, data, and records.
  • Patient Follow Up. Makes follow up patient appointments, or follows up on patient appointments. Answers routine questions from patients, family, etc.
  • Medication Administration. Under direction of physician or other medical personnel, administers medication to patients.
  • Surgery Scheduling. To include booking operating rooms, ordering surgical supplies and arranging for all preoperative laboratory studies for patients.
  • As Needed. Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.


Job Requirements

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Required Skills:

  • Proficient nursing skills applicable to this position.
  • Must be proficient in typing.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Must be able to work successfully with a diverse group of faculty, other staff, and patients.
  • Must be able to follow directions and work as part of a team.
  • Must be able to follow patient safety and confidentiality (HIPAA) guidelines.

Required Education:

  • HS/GED; graduate of an approved Practical Nurse training program; or a recent graduate or a student nurse who will be graduating within 4-6 weeks

Required Licensure:

  • Must have a valid Licensed Practical Nurse license issued by the State of Oklahoma; or in the case of a recent or upcoming graduate, be eligible to obtain a license within 30 days of job interview.

Physical Requirements:

  • Outpatient medical environment and exposure dependent upon assignment. The essential functions of this position will involve mobility (walking; being able to stand for long periods of time during patient exams/procedures, etc.). Dependent upon assignment, must be able to lift up to 50 lbs in the function of patient positioning and assistance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, and health care services that the University operates or provides.

Why You Belong at the University of Oklahoma: The University of Oklahoma, fosters an inclusive culture of respect and civility, belonging, and access, which are essential to our collective pursuit of excellence and our determination to change lives. The unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our community enrich the learning, and working environment at OU, inspiring us to harness our innovation, creativity, and collaboration for the advancement of people everywhere.



Hiring contingent upon a Background Check?: Yes

Special Indications: None

Job Posting: Jun 13, 2024
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