The West Ann Arbor Health Center – Parkland Plaza is one of our newest Michigan Medicine Ambulatory Care facilities dedicated to providing high quality health care services for adults and children. The new 2-story facility is located at 380 Parkland Plaza in Ann Arbor. We are actively seeking compassionate, enthusiastic, and patient-oriented individuals who will share in the goal of creating the ideal experience for our patients, families and employees.
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.
Provide exceptional customer service for both pediatric and adult patient by performing direct patient care including:
- assisting and administering medications
- test and procedures
- patient instruction
- patient flow
- document medications according to standards
- phone triage
- prescription refills
- preparing exam rooms
- maintenance dose allergy injections
- IV infusion.
Must be able to interpret diagnostic test instructions, assist with procedures, and obtain diagnostic results from clinical information system.
Assist with patient calls as delegated by physicians or nursing staff.
Manage prescription renewals and authorizations.
- Current licensure as LPN in the State of Michigan
- Graduation from an accredited School of Practical Nursing
- Successfully completed a pharmacology course in an accredited program
NOTE: Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.
RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants):
You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.
- Experience within an ambulatory setting
- Experience with an electronic medical record
- Knowledge of University policies and procedures
- The selected individual must be an active team player with the ability to work independently; possess strong organization and prioritization skills; ability to handle multiple responsibilities in a fast paced environment, and have demonstrated problem solving skills
- The selected individual must have excellent attendance
- The selected individual must exhibit a professional and positive image when interacting with patients, faculty and staff, must adhere to a high standard of personal and professional conduct, possess excellent customer service, interpersonal, and communication skills, and have a demonstrated ability to interact with a diverse population
Hours: 40 hours per week
Days/Shift: Day Shift; evenings and rotating Saturdays may be required
Location: West Ann Arbor Health Center - Parkland Plaza -Podiatry and Specialty Clinics
As part of the orientation training process, training will be held at multiple locations for the first few months of the position
All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.
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.
If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
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.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.