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University of Michigan
  • Position Number: 1604057
  • Location: Ann Arbor, MI
  • Position Type: Health and Medical Services

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (Ambulatory Care, Dermatology Day Treatment Center)

Job Opening ID: 174818
Work Location: Michigan Medicine - Health Sys
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Organizational Group: Um Hospital
Department: UMH Photochem/Psoriasis Svcs
Posting Begin/End Date: 8/06/2019 9/17/2019
Paid Time Off:
Career Interest: Nursing- All Nursing
Licensed Practical Nursing
Patient Care Services

How to Apply
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary
This position provides day-to-day clinical support for the Dermatology Day Treatment Center.

Mission Statement
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

This role would assist and support clinic operations including patient flow, obtaining relevant medical history, medications, allergies, assess and document patient health status.

Candidate should be able to administer and document medications and the plan of care according to established procedures, process patient care orders using the electronic ordering system, and manage prescription renewals.

Candidate will be responsible for providing patient and family education, wound care instructions, and admission and discharge care.

Assist in educating and monitoring patients (in collaboration with other LPN staff).

Serve as a resource for physicians and other staff, patients, and outside third parties for insurance authorizations as applicable.

Daily processing of MiChart in-basket messages and respond to portal messages.

Required Qualifications*
  • Graduation from an approved school for practical nursing.
  • Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Michigan.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, ability to serve as a positive role model, take initiative and facilitate cooperative relationships.
  • Ability to take direction from a multiple number of medical clinicians, RNs and supervisor, as well as work independently and efficiently in a busy environment.
  • Effective time management skills, consistently, uses available time effectively.
  • Computer literate, working knowledge of Word and Excel.
  • Must have excellent attendance and punctuality.

NOTE: In order to be considered for this position the applicant must have met or will have met all the required qualifications prior to the start date of employment.

Desired Qualifications*
  • Minimum of one-year ambulatory care clinic experience.

Work Schedule
40 hour per week position. Hours variable based on clinic needs.

Background Screening
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Contact Information
If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.

Application Deadline
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

Selection Process
Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University's research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department of Nursing, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status.

U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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