Surgery Suite Assistant, LPN

LOCATION: 

  • Crosstown Clinic, 1350 Crosstown Concourse, Suite 3

 

HOURS:

Fulltime: Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:30pm

(Some overtime required)

Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent GED. Graduate of an accredited nursing school.
  • Current state license as an LPN to work in TN.
  • Basic Life Support – CPR certification
  • One year of work experience, preferably in an outpatient clinic setting.
  • Experienced and competent phlebotomist skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills and interpersonal skills; this is a patient facing position.
  • Ability to multi-task, self-motivated, and willing to learn in a fast-paced environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs general nursing care to patients as assigned.
  • Interacts effectively with patients, family members and vendors as appropriate.
  • Assist patients, assemble chart information, and schedule patient appointments
  • Assists with patient flow, triage, prep, and recovery.
  • Following all health and safety protocols and procedures to maintain sanitary work areas.
  • Competently and accurately obtains patient information.
  • Takes and records vital signs as appropriate; assists provider(s) in prep/recovery.
  • Obtains patient histories and medications; enter data into the patient’s chart.
  • Quickly and efficiently responds to patient inquiries and requests.
  • Assists in preparing the surgical suite for each procedure.
  • Working with supervising physicians and always following their directions.
  • Any other task as assigned by supervisor or physician.

 

Qualified applicants should send their resume and contact information to:

Brooke Hambick-Klutts by email at bhambick@orthosouth.org