Avera CL6-LPN CENTRAL SCHEDULER in Pierre, South Dakota

The schedule for this position is PRN which means the hours you will be working are as needed.

Job Summary:

Coordinates and schedules outpatient and inpatient tests and procedures; schedule tests and procedures including those for the radiology department, as well as respiratory tests and dietary education.

Collects lab values, medication lists and allergies for patients needing procedures scheduled.

Reviews orders for medical necessity, screening patient medical history.

Maintains knowledge needed for scheduling in various departments.

Responsible for completing pre-registration and pre-testing/procedures for patients, including education and admission coordination.

Maintains open effective communication with physicians, clinic staff and hospital staff.

Shift length varies between 4 to 8 hours to fill department needs.

Education/Licensure:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Licensed as an LPN Nurse in the State of SD or have multi-state licensure.

CPR Certification.

Experience:

One year of clinical LPN experience and demonstrated ability in hospital setting is preferred.

Great computer skills