Clinic LPN - Urgent Care
Company: CHI St. Alexius Bismarck
Posted on: April 30, 2021
Overview: Since 1885, CHI St. Alexius Health has been dedicated
to leading health care in this region by enriching the lives of
patients through the highest quality of care. We seek to continue
our tradition of success and innovation with individuals dedicated
to delivering the highest level of expertise and quality. Together
we can continue to grow and support the legacy of CHI St. Alexius
Health for many years to come. CHI St. Alexius Health is a regional
health network with a tertiary hospital in Bismarck, the system
also consists of critical access hospitals (CAHs) in Carrington,
Dickinson, Devils Lake, Garrison, Turtle Lake, Washburn and
Williston and numerous clinics and outpatient services. CHI St.
Alexius Health manages four CAHs in North Dakota - Elgin, Linton,
and Wishek, as well as Mobridge Regional Medical Center in
Mobridge, S. D. CHI St. Alexius Health offers a comprehensive line
of inpatient and outpatient medical services, including: a Level II
Trauma Center, primary and specialty physician clinics, home health
and hospice services, durable medical equipment services, a fitness
and human performance center and ancillary services throughout
western and central North Dakota. CHI St. Alexius Health is part of
CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated
to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019
through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity
Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier
communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring
every person has access to quality health care. Responsibilities
The Clinical Concierge is responsible for registering, collecting
payments, rooming, assisting the provider with care and treatment,
discharging, and following-up with patients. It is the role of the
Clinical Concierge to companion patients and their "secondary
guests" through the entire experience to maximize clinical
excellence, reduce treatment times, and maximize the patient
experience; before, during, and after the patient visit. The
Clinical Concierge is responsible for assisting the provider with
front office and back office duties in the outpatient management of
patients on a rotating basis. This position is a vital part of the
office team that cares for patients in the clinic setting working
under the direction of the manager and the on-duty provider and
works closely with the provider and other clinical staff.
Additionally, the Clinical Concierge is responsible for a variety
of clinical functions within a clinic setting requiring knowledge
and integration of available standards, resources, and data;
discretion; good judgment; diplomacy; decision making; and a
customer service attitude. Acting as the patient advocate, the
Clinical Concierge has continuous contact with providers, patients,
patient families/significant others, community agencies, and
patient care staff and management. Essential Key Job
Responsibilities * Behaves in a professional and empathetic manner
to build trust, comfort, understanding, and relationships with
patients and the secondary guest(s) and in-line with Studer
* Welcomes (including eye contact, smile, greeting, and personal
introduction) the patient and secondary guest(s) to the center and
inquires the purpose and nature of the visit.
* Collects identification and payor related documentation, conducts
patient registration, and performs point of service collection.
* Measures and collects patient data including temperature, pulse,
oxygen saturation, respirations, blood pressure, height, weight,
and, in indicated pediatric patients, length and head
circumference. Conducts hearing and vision screenings. Communicates
the data and results to the patient.
* Documents all data accurately into the patient medical
* Collects and documents in the patient medical record patient
reason for visit and chief complaint, allergies, health history,
and current medications for review by provider. * Completes, when
appropriate, standard operating procedures (convenience and
clinical) to optimize patient comfort and through-put.
* Prepares patients for examinations and procedures. Assists
provider with patient care. At the direction and delegation of the
provider, performs approved lab tests and diagnostic testing,
prepares and administers designated medications (oral,
subcutaneous, intradermal, intramuscular), instills eye drops, and
applies topical medications.
* Organizes, schedules, completes, and communicates primary care,
specialist, and ancillary referrals to patients.
* Maintain patient care supplies and medications, and quality
checks and assurances throughout the facility. Qualifications
Required Education for Staff Job Levels
LPN Degree, License to practice professional nursing in the state
of North Dakota *Required Licensure and Certifications*
Licensed to practice nursing in the state of ND or in a compact
Basic life support certified
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities * *
1. Knowledge of the principles and skills needed to provide patient
care and treatment. 2. Knowledge of examination, diagnostic and
treatment room procedures.
3. Knowledge of medications and their effects on patients.
4. Skilled in the administration of medications, vaccines and
treatments as directed.
5. Skilled in taking vital signs.
6. Skilled in the use of various types of medical equipment used
for examination and treatment purposes.
7. Maintains quality control standards.
8. Recognizes problems and recommends solutions.
9. Possesses sufficient computer skills to navigate through
multiple programs of data entry.
10. Will maintain positive and professional manner at all
11. He/she will treat co-workers and patients with the utmost
courtesy and respect for their persons and positions. 12. Critical
that this person have the ability to work effectively with
co-workers as a team member. 13. Maintain patient confidentiality.
Prefer 1 year of clinic or hospital experience. Age of Patients
Served CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.
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