879332 Field LPNTampa Market

Improve the lives of others while doing your life's best work.SM

LPN Tampa Market (879332)

Position Description

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life’s best work.(sm)  

Duties include: Organizes the clinical environment in patient care situations. Support includes but is not limited to assisting the ARNP, including those skills listed under Job Functions below along with various other procedures as directed by the ARNP. The LPN completes FOC screenings and documents those results on the encounter form. The LPN should communicate data to the ARNP or other specified members of the clinical team within the provider’s office as needed. The LPN delivers quality customer service. Ensures policy and procedures are followed including infection control, privacy and confidentiality. This position performs all duties within the scope of an LPN, including Focus on Care screenings, phlebotomy, and collection of vital signs.

 

This position does require local travel up to 50%


 
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Reviews the patient history in ePRG for contraindications to FOC screening procedures
  • Rooms patients according to company standards
  • Performs all nursing care duties within the scope of a Licensed Practical Nurse, including DPN testing, Quantaflo testing, spirometry testing, administration of the PHQ9, DRE examinations, phlebotomy, administration of FOBT / FIT tests, scheduling mammograms or colonoscopies as appropriate, and schedules patient return visit to provider’s office
  • Organizes, cleans and stocks assigned FOC equipment and lab supplies as needed to bring with him / her to all field visits
  • Communicates patient concerns, inability to collect FOC tests, and observed patient issues to the WellMed ARNP if present, or the delegated clinical representative in the provider’s office at the time of the patient screening
  • Responsible for completing FOC skills assessments of providers as needed
  • Responsible for completing all patient packets and testing procedures in a timely manner and ensuring that those results are submitted to the proper person within the PSU and a copy is left with the delegate at the provider’s office
  • 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:
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent
  • Current unrestricted Florida LVN license or compact license
  • Current CPR certification or willing to obtain within 30 days
  • 2 years of related LPN clinical experience
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology and ICD-10 and CPT coding
  • Computer literacy required with ability to complete basic EXCEL spreadsheets
  • Willingness and ability to travel locally up to 75%
  • This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor’s diagnosis of disease

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of LPN experience in a medical setting
  • Extensive phlebotomy experience
 

Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 380,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi - specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

 

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: LPN, Managed Care, Field, Assessments, Phlebotomy, Excel, Medicare, Medical Terminology, ICD-10, Clinical, Tampa, FL

  • Requisition Number879332
  • Job TitleLPN Tampa Market
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Tampa, FL
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 100 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt