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Northern Berkshire Pediatrics Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in North Adams, Massachusetts

Northern Berkshire Pediatrics, LLP., an experienced, dedicated and family-focused pediatric practice, is seeking candidates to fill a vacancy on our team. Northern Berkshire Pediatrics is a Pediatric Physicians\'Organization at Children\'s (PPOC) affiliated primary care practice. The successful candidate will become an integrated member of our Clinical team. This individual will be responsible for assisting the physicians and nurse practitioners with administrative and clinical aspects of medical care for children including (but not limited to): - Clinical Floor nursing which includes injections, medication administration and wound care - Enter true and accurate documentation into patient charts using EMR system - Daily review and management of assigned nurse schedule - Preparation and administration of vaccines, allergen injections and other medications - Reviewing laboratory results - Providing assistance to providers during visits as needed - Booking patient appointments and requesting records - Prior Authorizations for CT, MRI and other testing - Managing vaccination clinics This individual will also be trained cover other roles within the practice including telephone triage, prescription refills and medical assistant tasks. The ideal candidate will possess the following skills: - Friendly and compassionate with the ability to put children at ease - Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients, families and caregivers - Innate ability to provide exceptional customer service - Professional and positive attitude - Attention to detail - Ability to multi-task and work under pressure - Time management & organizational skills - Ability to be flexible and contribute positively as part of a team - Quality care focused - Basic computer skills with ability to learn our EMR system - Professional telephone etiquette - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Dependable & punctual with strong attendance history - Consistent, professional dress and manner Requirements Requirements and Qualifications: - Practical Nurse License - High school diploma or equivalent - 1+ years of experience working in a relevant role - Familiar with medical terminology Current schedule is Monday through Friday, 8:30a - 5:00p. One late night (6pm) per week will be added after training is completed. Interested candidates should submit resume and letter of interest when applying. Northern Berkshire Pediatrics provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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