Clinic LVN – USMD – North Richland Hills, TX

UnitedHealth Group
Published
November 13, 2020
Location
North Richland Hills, TX
Category
Job Type

Description

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Triage and assess patient needs using established triage protocol
  • Recommends follow-up as indicated by protocol
  • Schedules same day appointments, as indicated
  • Documents all encounters in electronic medical records system
  • Evaluates follow-up on patient condition and / or reaction to drugs and treatments
  • Educates patients, family members and care givers on treatment and care plans
  • Maintains quality control standards (HIPAA / OSHA)
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Required Qualifications: 
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Current and unrestricted State Vocational / Practical Nursing license
  • Current BLS certification
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and medical office procedures 
  • Proficient computer skills to work efficiently with electronic medical records
  • Effective listening and communication skills; proper use of grammar and spelling
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Ability to perform medical procedures, give injections and perform phlebotomy
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with providers/staff, patients, and the community
  • Good communication and customer service skills 
  • If required by clinic, IV certification must be obtained
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive  VoiceResponse (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe.  Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role

USMD part of OptumCare is a multi-specialty group of hospital, clinics and physicians. USMD serves the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area with more than 250 physicians and associate practitioners, and provides healthcare services to patients in more than 20 different specialties at its 2 hospitals, 4 cancer treatment centers and nearly 50 physician clinics, many of which are multi-specialty.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: LVN, LPN, Licensed Vocational Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, North Richland Hills, Forth Worth, Irving, TX, Texas

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