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Licensed Practical Nurse

Position Information

Position Details

Position Number 41400
Class Title Licensed Practical Nurse
Job Description

The Licensed Practical Nurse works under the supervision of the Nurse Manager in providing nursing and patient care services within the medical office. This position may be moved at leadership’s direction within the College of Medicine to a commensurate level position as determined by the Vice President of Medical Affairs.

• Initial assessment of patients in the medical office to obtain vital signs and health histories
• Assists physicians with patient examinations and procedures
• Administers PO, SC, IM, medications and vaccinations
• Assists in collecting and/or performing laboratory and diagnostic testing
• Documents thoroughly in the EHR and may serve as a scribe in dictating the provider visit note.
• Reviews the medical record for completion of orders and preps charts as needed for patient visits
• Counsels patients under the direction of the provider in self-care, prevention, treatment, and follow-up
• Facilitates prescription refills as needed
• Maintains confidentiality and adheres to HIPAA guidelines and regulations
• Maintains adequate supplies in exam and treatment rooms
• Acts as an engaged member of the Patient Centered Medical Home Team. Participates in team meetings, care huddles, and quality improvement initiatives
• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Licensed as a practical nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes*, or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Section 210, Florida Administrative Code*.

*See Definition of Terms If minimum requirements of the position do not require post high school education, an applicant is not required to provide the information on the application.

Additional Minimum Requirements

• Previous outpatient medical office experience.
• Moderate to strong typing skills.
• Experience in an outpatient or ambulatory office.

Veterans’ Preference

Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their eligible spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. Applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation by the closing date of the position. For more information on Veterans’ Preference, please visit

Special Conditions

This is a reposted position. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.

This is a time limited funded position. Employment is subject to availability of funding and may cease at the time funding for this employment is depleted.

If you are selected as the final candidate for an employment opportunity with the UCF College of Medicine, both your position and salary will be significantly based upon the information that you have provided in your application for employment. We urge you to please (1) take the time to complete the application in its entirety; (2) provide a resume; and (3) include current/most recent/former “professional” references.

This position does not require college credits. If the selected applicant claims college credit on the application for this position, an official transcript from the accredited institution must be provided within 30 days of the hire date. This applies whether the applicant is a new hire or promoted from among current UCF employees.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer. UCF Strives to be the “university of choice” for academic couples.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 009418
Job Open Date 03/02/2018
Job Close Date 03/22/2018
Open Until Filled No
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Medicine (COM)
Department COM - UCF Health
Annual Salary $28,703.34 to Negotiable
Type of Appointment for Staff Time Limited
If temporary, time limited, emergency, or multi -year contract, please specify timeframe
Job Category Staff
Additional Application Materials Required
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday
8am – 5pm
Hours and location of work may flex based on scheduling and coverage needs. Regular and reliable attendance is expected.

Work Location Orlando (Main)
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you licensed as a practical nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes*, or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Section 210, Florida Administrative Code*? *See Definition of Terms
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you now or in the the future require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status)?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3