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LPN - APP

Req #: 26110
Facility: Asante Physician Partners - Ashland
Location: Ashland, OR
Department: APP Specialists - Ashland (2000-43121)
Category: Nursing - Patient Care
Schedule: Full Time
Hours: Primarily M-F 0800-1700
Target Salary Range: $20.55 - $25.69
Union Position: No

LPN OB/GYN Nurse Overview

The LPN for Asante Physician Partners (APP) provides care in an integrated healthcare system with a focus on managing the health of a designated population in an ambulatory clinic setting. The LPN in the ambulatory setting will utilize change behavior skills, patient education, and care coordination to engage with a designated population. The goal of this engagement is to improve the health outcomes for designated population, while improving lifestyle behaviors to achieve optimal health and well being for designated population. The current ambulatory care setting is diverse and multifaceted, requiring nurses highly skilled in patient assessment and with the ability to implement a broad range of nursing interventions in a variety of settings. Utilizing the nursing process, delivering superb health care in a compassionate manner, is committed to excellence and empowered to streamline and improve operations. They are uniquely qualified to influence organizational standards related to patient safety and care delivery in the outpatient setting.

As an LPN for the Specialty and Midwifery Services Clinic at APP, you will have the opportunity to:

Assist with various procedures, such as Colposcopies, LEEP procedures, IUD insertions, and Nexplanon implants

Perform UA and pregnancy testing

Use of auto clave to sterilize instruments

Schedule surgeries

QUALIFICATIONS

Education

Completion of a qualified LPN program

Experience

1 year of experience in an ambulatory setting including skilled nursing facility or urgent care setting, preferred

Ability to problem solve and deal with variables in an efficient, logical manner

Demonstrated interpersonal skills to represent department to the public and internal customers through actions and behaviors

Ability to prioritize work and accomplish projects and tasks in a systematic approach (maintaining disease registries for multiple patient cohorts)

Current knowledge and skills appropriate to the age/type of patient population served

Bilingual/Spanish speaking, preferred

License/Certification

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensed by Oregon State Board of Nursing

Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified by American Heart Association (AHA) required upon start.

Compensation & Benefits

Competitive starting wage

Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, and wellness

Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution

Generous Earned Time Off

Tuition reimbursement after one year of service

About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is a locally-managed, nationally recognized top 15 health system. We are located in beautiful Southern Oregon and are the largest healthcare provider in nine counties. We provide comprehensive medical care to more than 580,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. Our facilities employ over 5000 people and include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners, and additional healthcare partnerships throughout the region. Our mission is simple: "Asante exists to provide quality healthcare services in a compassionate manner, valued by the communities we serve."

At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:

Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork

Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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