Licensed Practical Nurse

Rexall - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Supporting our sister company, Medicentres.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Medicentres is a growing network of professionally managed healthcare clinics dedicated to providing accessible healthcare to patients across Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario. Regardless of your role, you are an integral part of our customer-first team and are guaranteed to make an impact on the lives of Canadians. By choosing to belong at Medicentres, you will join a team of passionate, like-minded people enjoying a challenging and rewarding career in the ever-changing health care industry

Reporting to the Clinic Manager, the Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing exceptional customer service to our patients and physicians and executing on the organization’s strategic objectives as it relates to clinic operations and patient care.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Greeting and registering patients
Initiating forms, creating billings and collecting payment for uninsured services
Escorting patients to exam rooms and preparing patients for physician
Setting up and assisting with minor surgical procedures, pelvic examinations/IUD’s
Performing diagnostic testing as ordered by the physician including but not limited to urinalysis, simple blood glucose testing, pregnancy testing
Performs a variety of care interventions and medical procedures as permitted by the physician, within the designated scope of practice
Aware of organization’s core purpose and core values and performing to these Core Values on an ongoing basis
Accurately charting any medical procedures or interventions performed in the patient chart
Follows standards of cleanliness and safety
Scheduling and notifying patients of appointments
Scanning patient documents as required
Opening mail, receiving faxes and distributing appropriately
Completing daily, weekly and monthly chore lists
Participating in the training and orientation of new medical staff and students
Understands physician profiles and executes on requests in order to properly support physicians
Actively participates in company initiatives

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
A 2 year diploma from an accredited institution
Current registration and in good standing with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta
Minimum of one year customer service experience
Experience with Med Access software is preferred
Excellent communication, listening and problem solving skills
Excellent clinical, customer service and organizational skills
Ability to handle confidential information in compliance with the Health Information Act guidelines
Strong computer skills including Excel
CPR and immunization
Ability to handle confidential information in compliance with the Health Information Act guidelines