Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - LECOM Health

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Medical Associates of Erie

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Assists physicians with patient office visits, including putting patients in rooms, interviewing patients, recording vital signs including pulse rate, blood pressure, height and weight, and enters information in patient’s electronic medical record.

  • Performs select clinical tests.  Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly
  • Obtains authorizations for testing, procedures and medications
  • Assists physicians with office based procedures
  • Sterilizes, packages, and autoclaves instruments, using proper sterilization protocols
  • Setting up proper equipment for specific office based procedures
  • Labeling and processing patient specimens as needed, including tracking specimens in appropriate logs
  • Organizes exam rooms, including general cleaning, upkeep, and restocking of supplies
  • Fields patient telephone calls and responds accordingly
TOP