OPS Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - UCF Health

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Work type: Administrative & Professional, OPS (Temporary)
Location: Main Campus (Orlando)
Categories: Medicine

Classification Title:

OPS Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - UCF Health

Job Description:

The OPS Licensed Practical Nurse at UCF Health provides 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, facilitates prescription refills.
  • 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.
  • Counsel’s patients under the direction of the provider in self-care, prevention, treatment, and follow-up.
  • Assists with scheduling patient appointments and providing referral and testing information and orders.
  • 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.

Sign-On Incentive!!! See Special Conditions for details.



Hours of work:

8:00am – 5:00pm. Hours and location of work (Main - Orlando and Lake Nona) may flex based on scheduling and coverage needs. Regular and reliable attendance is expected.

Work Schedule:

Monday through Friday

Type of Appointment:

OPS (Temporary)

Hourly Rate:

$ 17.50 per hour

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.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preference may be given to candidates with previous experience in an ambulatory or primary care / internal medicine office setting.
  • Preference may be given to candidate with outpatient, procedural office experience.

Additional Application Materials Requirement:


Special Instructions to Applicants:

  • Sign On one-time Incentive offered $250 within 30 days of first pay period worked and $250 following conclusion of satisfactory probationary period of 6 months with UCF Health.
  • UCF is seeking to hire 2 OPS Licensed Practical Nurse positions.

Benefit Eligibility:

State Benefits eligibility for OPS employees are subject to criteria established by the State of Florida. The state’s benefits administrator, People First, determines eligibility and coordinates enrollment. If this position becomes eligible for state benefits the employee will be notified directly by People First.  OPS positions are not entitled to paid time off. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

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: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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