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Home Health Director of Nursing
Type of Position:
Regular Full Time
Little Axe Health Center / 15951 Little Axe Dr. / Norman, OK 73026
This position is located at the LSWN Clinic, Little Axe, OK. The LSWN Clinic is an outpatient multi-disciplinary clinic established and managed by the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma. The LSWN clinic is an ambulatory clinic that provides direct care services to Native American patients. The Administrative Assistant/LPN provides administrative support for field staff and Home Health Administrator/ Director of Nursing. Perform duties as LPN when required.
Education Requirements and Qualifications
Native American Preference/EEO/Drug Free Workplace.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Requires a high school diploma or GED. Must have basic knowledge of Word, Excel, e-mail programs and other general office equipment. Must have minimum of 2 years of experience as an LPN withhout discipline or restrictions. Must be able to communicate information regarding a patient’s condition to the appropriate staff members. Must be able to deal tactfully and cheerfully with patients, family members, visitors and staff. Must be able to function independently and make independent decisions when appropriate.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of fundamental nursing care principles, practices and procedures. Must have a basic knowledge of adverse symptoms and possess the ability to react in emergencies. Must have a general knowledge of the human anatomy and adverse signs and symptoms. Ability to relate well with patients and their families and the ability to teach.
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Continuous sitting, occasional bending/stooping, walking, kneeling, and standing. Infrequent balancing and pushing/pulling.
Constant contact with families, patients, visitors and working in areas throughout the office. This position is subject to frequent interruptions, pressure from multiple/emergency calls and hostile or emotionally upset patient, family members, personnel and visitors. This position may work some evenings/weekends/holidays or other shifts as necessary.
Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.
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