UnitedHealth Group LPN Rancho Urgent Care (Swing Shift) - Southwest Medical - Las Vegas, NV in Las Vegas, Nevada
Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services, plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
The Urgent Care LPN is responsible for collection and documentation of patient information to include vital signs, chief complaint, review of medications, allergies health risk screen information, status of extended care benefits and other services in a critical care environment.
Primary Responsibilities :
Anticipate provider needs for patient exam or treatments
Provides clinical intervention such as drug administration, treatments, IV access and procedures as ordered by provider and within scope of practice
Assists co-workers with duties when requested to include, but not limited to, floating to other areas including Observation Unit
Responsible for compliance requirements such as laboratory QC management, waive testing, maintenance of crash cart and narcotic count as well as other requirements dictated by clinic needs
Responsible to maintain required licensure and certification
Ability to function as a strong team member in a fast paced critical environment
Current, unrestricted NV LPN license or temporary NV LPN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV LPN license upon expiration of temporary NV LPN license
1+ years of clinical nursing experience required (preferably in an acute or Urgent Care setting)
CPR / BLS certification
Blood draw / lab experience
Willing to float to 23 observation unit
Must be able to weekends and holidays as needed
Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and perform the following activities that this position may require: climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping and handling of medical materials
- Experience documenting in EMR
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
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