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Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse - Pittsfield, MA - 899656

Pittsfield, MA 01201
  • Job Code
    899656
  • Jobs Rated
    122nd

Careers with MedExpress. At"MedExpress, we believe in delivering"quality, convenient, affordable health care and exceeding our patients'"expectations. Our neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with"a full medical team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get"healthy, and get back to what's really important. We provide a broad scope of"services including urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer"health services. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of"businesses, we're working together to help people live healthier lives and to"help the health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our"elite team almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and"two administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and"start doing your life's best work.SM
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The Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical is"responsible for ensuring the well-being of patients and for providing a"positive, supportive environment while working in conjunction with physicians,"advanced practice clinicians, front office and clinical staff. The successful RN/LPN"will have sound clinical acumen, strong communication skills and a dedication"to customer service and patient care.

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Primary Responsibilities:
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  • Assess, screen, triage and perform treatment ordered" for patients
  • Perform medical treatment as ordered by provider or" established MedExpress standing orders
  • Prepare and assist provider with dispensing prescribed" medications (in states where applicable)
  • Assists the provider with examinations, procedures and" other duties
  • Oversee and coordinate the daily patient care flow
  • Assist patients as needed with walking, transfer," specimen collection, exam preparation, etc.
  • Complete occupational health testing including such" services as urine drug screens, breath alcohol testing, hair testing and" physicals
  • Complete patient referrals and patient callbacks daily
  • Proper, concise and complete EMR documentation and/or" paper based documentation for all assessments and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned such as new models of care" and new types of procedures, etc.
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This role"is center-based and requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is"moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and"blood-borne pathogens. It requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a"time (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in"relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs. Hours may vary"based on location, patient volume, and business needs.

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You'll"be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will"challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your"role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required"Qualifications:

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  • Current active licensure in state of residence
  • 2+ years dedicated clinical experience
  • Maintain BLS/CPR and CME/CEU's as applicable for" licensure
  • Hold state required license and/or certification which" allows placement of IVs or must be willing to obtain within 90 days if" required by state (e.g. RN License; LPN + IV Certification)
  • Employees"are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,"Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a"similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work"site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with"any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group"building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical"distancing cannot be attained.
  • You"will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and"are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is"an essential function of this role.
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Preferred"Qualifications:

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  • 1+ years of experience in Urgent Care, Emergency Room" or Critical Care setting
  • 2+ years dedicated nursing experience
  • Working knowledge of computerized information systems" (EMR) used in clinical management settings
  • Experience with IV insertion
  • Experience with employer health services /" occupational medicine
  • Experience with venous access for medication" administration, venipuncture and lab specimen collections
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Proof"of immunity to vaccine-preventable diseases is an employment requirement.

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2019 OptumCare. All rights reserved.
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OptumCare"is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do"best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and"business support services to both its owned and affiliated medical practices"which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician"employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making"and patient care. OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control"the practice of medicine provided by the medical practices of any of their"physicians.

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Diversity"creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare and its affiliated medical practices"are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified"applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,"color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status,"disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital"status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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OptumCare"and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are"required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job"Keywords: Registered Nurse,"RN, healthcare, Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, MedExpress, patient care, Pittsfield, MA

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Posted: 2020-10-30 Expires: 2020-12-25

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