This LPN position is for a Clinical Associate in Primary Care working in the PACT team model. The PACT team model is used to care for an assigned group of (900-1200) patients each team consists of a PCP, RN Care manager, Clinical Associate (LPN), and Medical Support Assistant (Clerk). VZ29 Pay scale The LPN sees patients in their clinic appointment slot for EKG, BP re-check, injections, ear washing; they also act as a health coach for the patient to achieve their goals. The LPN also answers messages received from the patient (telephone, secure message, paper messages), enter consults for certain items, as well as managing outside medical records that are needed by team (Send them to Memphis VA for scanning after PCP reviews). The LPN covers for other LPN's when absent, or for RN (only what is within the LPN scope of practice). The Jackson CBOC LPN works as a team with all PACT teams and covers LAB, Therapeutic monitoring clinic (TMC), Flu clinic, screening desk & Hematology/Oncology Clinic as assigned. Work Schedule: M-F 0730-1600 Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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