FGP LPN (37.5)

Location
New York, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12/6/2017
Closes
1/5/2018
Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

As one of the nation's premier centers of excellence in patient care, medical education and biomedical research, NYU Langone Health (NYULH) provides a professional environment in which nurses can perform at their best and excel in their careers. Each and every day, is a new opportunity to learn, to grow, and to be a part of what makes us world-class.

 
 

NYULH nurses can choose from many clinical services and programs to begin or mature a professional career path that can span decades. The many opportunities that are available for nurses at all levels, from new Baccalaureate RN graduates to Advanced Practice Nurses, offer the ability to deliver world class nursing care in an intellectually-stimulating academic environment. Nurses at NYULH also demonstrate their professional practice through participation in the various councils that govern the practice of nursing, the quality of our care, and the discovery of new knowledge.

 
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Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a FGP LPN (37.5).

In this role, the successful candidate Position Summary:Responsible for performing standard nursing functions under supervision of MDs and/or Registered Nurse (RN).

Job Responsibilities:
  • Maintains and orders medical supplies. Maintains adequate stock. Keeps supplies orderly.
  • Performs functions as indicated by physician. Takes vital signs and notes them in EMR. Performs other patient related functions and properly documents them including administration of injectibles, patch placement, obtaining vital signs. Set up for procedure.
  • Communicates directly with patients regarding their care or treatment. Communicates with patient using appropriate terminology and respectful manner. Interacts with medical staff efficiently. Interacts with support staff professionally. Proper patient education techniques.
  • Assists with patient care and treatment. Prepares patient for treatment or examination. Prepares room with necessary supplies for exam or treatment. Assists with procedures as directed.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Minimum Qualifications:Graduate of LPN program and has current NYS LPN licensure.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:In addition to above two years practical experience in outpatient or medical office setting. Basic PC skills.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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