Work Schedule: Monday - Friday Work Hours per Biweekly Pay Period: 80
Shift Time: Days Location: Hollis Cancer Center, US:FL:Lakeland
Responsible for working with patients, families, providers and staff to promote timely access to needed care, providing daily continuity of care coordination and coaching patients, families, and caregivers to understand the patients' care plan and self-care management responsibilities. Workers utilize technology set in place for scheduling appointments and preparing medical records. They provide guidance and instruct patients as per medical provider directives; and convey a positive and helpful attitude towards those with whom they interact.
- Use case management processes to assure quality care is delivered to the patient, the patient's families, and caregivers in the most efficient and effective manner across the healthcare continuum. - Engage patients, patient's families, and their caregivers in understanding, setting, and monitoring patient self-management care plans in a manner that is culturally and linguistically appropriate to patient and caregiver. - Conduct and document assessments of patient needs and resources for effective self-care management. - Provide timely communication with patients, make inquiries, execute follow-up actions, and help to integrate information into the plan of care. - Develop and maintain relationships among patients and their families, care team that supports their access to their provider (medical home). - Demonstrate flexibility, enthusiasm, and willingness to cooperate while working with others in multi-disciplinary teams with activities to include participating in daily huddles. - Provides general nursing care to patients in a clinical environment. - Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with provider directives and the LPN's scope of practice. - Maintains sanitation and cleanliness of exam rooms and stocks necessary supplies or materials as needed.
Qualifications & Experience
Education Essential: High School or Equivalent Essential: Graduate of an accredited LPN program AHA BLS Certification
Other information: Licenses Essential: Current Florida LPN license Certifications Essential: Basic Cardiac Life Support Certifications Preferred: IV Certification
Internal Number: 4031
About Lakeland Regional Health
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