Licensed Vocational Nurse/Registered Nurse (LVN/RN)
Epic Care is seeking an Licensed Vocational Nurse - Registered Nurse on a full-time or part-time basis to work alongside our dedicated team of health care providers at our Antioch clinic location.
A strong applicant must be computer savvy, able to multitask, work well under pressure, have excellent communication skills and possess a positive can do attitude.
•Records information in patients' medical record.
•Assists clinician with care of the patient.
•Maintains and updates medication knowledge.
•Triages and process messages from patients and front office staff to physicians
•Gives instructions to patients as instructed by Physician
•Under supervision of the practitioner, informs patients of lab results, call in prescriptions to pharmacies, and return practitioners’ phone messages. Respond to patient telephone call using approved protocols, ensuring documentation of phone call meets standards.
•Cancels/reschedules appointments according to physician schedule changes; notifies appropriate clinic personnel.
•Maintains physicians' schedule: on call, vacations, meetings, etc.
•All other duties as assigned by clinical coordinator or practice administrator
Skills and Specifications
•Ability to multi-task
•Ability to communicate well and in a caring and supportive manner with individuals of all backgrounds.
•Exceptional customer service and phone etiquette
•Ability to work efficiently and accurately
•Knowledge of medical terminology.
•Ability to effectively present information both verbal and written
•Current California Licensed Vocational Nurse or Registered Nurse License*
•Experience in oncology preferred*
Ideal candidates will be able to balance the above tasks while maintaining flexible, friendly interaction with clients and staff. The ability to work independently, proactively and adapt appropriately to changing priorities is necessary. This is a demanding but rewarding position with room for growth.
As a growing multi-specialty medical practice, our patients come first. Respectful communication when problem solving is essential.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
•Blue Shield and Kaiser Medical Plans
•Principal Dental Plan
•Superior Vision Plan
•Matching 401K Retirement Plan
•Generous Paid Time Off
•Work/Life Balance - Regular Hours