SUNY Upstate Medical University Licensed Practical Nurse in Syracuse, New York

Greet patients, direct to exam rooms, prepare for exam. Routine assistance during exams: set up trays for injections, measure and record progress of patients, take and record vital signs. Assist with general office duties, reception, appointment scheduling, filing and chart preparation. Contact various insurance companies to obtain authorizations for physical therapy, MR's, CT's, surgery, etc. Contact primary care physicians to obtain referrals on new patients or extensions of referrals on current patients. NYS licensed/registered LPN. Prior experience in an outpatient setting (speciality area) strongly preferred. Current CPR certification through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross is required.