LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - UNC UROGYNECOLOGY AT HILLSBOROUGHApply Now Email Job Current employees click here Job ID: LIC002R9
This is a full time position at the UNC Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery clinic at the Hillsborough Medical Office Building in Hillsborough, NC.The successful candidate must be an experienced LPN. Women's health care experience with gynecology/urogynecology preferred.Prior outpatient and EPIC experience preferred.
Procedures in the clinic performed by the nurse or assisting the provider include Urodynamics studies, PTNS, cystoscopies, voiding trials, bladder installations and botox/coaptite treatments.
Clinic visits include consultations, diagnosis/on-going care for common medical problems attended in clinic include but not limited to overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, urinary tract infections, hematuria, fecal and urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, post-operative complications such as fever, pain, constipation, and bladder/bowel injury. Also pre/post-operative care for common urogynecologic procedures such as incontinence slings, vaginal reconstruction, and laparoscopic/robotic reconstructive procedure. Patient teaching includes clean-intermittent catheterization, pessary management insertion/removal and bladder diary administration.
Duties include but not limited to phone and My UNC Chart message triage, direct patient care, triage and rooming of patients, coordinating request for and receipt of patient records, following up on diagnostic tests, patient education, assisting with routine examinations and procedures, administering medications/injections, checking supply inventory, re-stocking supplies and other duties assigned by the nurse manager.
Successful candidate will exhibit flexibility and strong customer service and teamwork. There are three Department of OB-GYN clinics at this location. Floating to the UNC Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at HMOB and UNC OB-GYN at HMOB clinics is expected as well as occasionally to the UNC OB-GYN at Weaver Crossing clinic in Chapel Hill. Assistance with additional procedures include but not limited to IUD and Nexplanon insertion, endometrial biopsy, and colposcopy is expected. Office address is 460 Waterstone Drive Hillsborough, NC.
Graduation from an accredited program of Practical Nurse education. Completion of an approved pharmacology course (or equivalent combination of education, training and experience). Licensed to practice as a Practical Nurse (LPN) in the applicable state (NC or VA).
Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Department: H-31293-UNC UROGYNECOLOGY AT HMOB
Shift: Day Job