The nurse will provide office-based nursing services for adult clients. The schedule for this position is thirty-two hours per week, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Major Functional Areas and Description of Duties:
- Coordinate client care with prescribing medical staff as well as clinicians, case managers and functional support clinicians to ensure clients receive necessary and appropriate care;
- Coordinate client care with primary care physicians, specialists and guardians as directed by prescribing staff;
- Complete electronic health record documentation for client interactions regarding medication and symptom management in accordance with agency policies and federal/state standards;
- Adhere to agency standards and federal/ state regulations when exchanging PHI with laboratories, outside medical providers, outside clinicians, and pharmacies;
- Respond to fill requests from pharmacies including on-site pharmacy, providers and clients;
- Administer intramuscular injections as order by prescribing medical staff;
- Complete prior authorizations and associated appeals for medications;
- Maintain logs of sample inventory and refrigerator temperature;
- Provide cross coverage for ACT team and Children’s Department as needed;
- Perform any additional duties assigned by supervisor.
Graduate of an accredited LPN program.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- Active Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state of New Hampshire;
- Minimum of 2 years LPN experience preferred;
- Maintenance of current professional memberships, licenses, accreditations, and certifications required to perform clinical services;
- Ability to be self-directed and motivated with minimal direct supervision;
- Ability to communicate effectively and compassionately with clients and their families;
- Ability to communicate effectively and collegially with other professionals across disciplines inside and outside of the agency;
- Ability to exercise sound clinical judgment in routine, urgent, and emergent clinical situations;
- Ability to read, understand, and apply practice standards, technical procedures, and government standards and regulations;
- Ability to acquire and effectively practice new clinical skills as needed according to evolving agency needs and services;
- Ability to document effectively and efficiently in course of clinical work, and to navigate an electronic health record;
- Must demonstrate responsibility and accountability to ensure a therapeutic environment.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
The majority of the work takes place in an office setting; manual dexterity is needed to use computers and standard office equipment. The ability to sit for extended periods of time is required.
Directions for Applying for this Position:
Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Center for Life Management is an equal opportunity employer.