LPN-Home Care/Lourdes at Home, Home Care/ FT Days

Location
Our Lady of Lourdes Mem, NY, Vestal, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 03, 2018
Closes
Feb 25, 2018
Specialty
Home Health, LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 218860

LPN-Home Care/Lourdes at Home, Home Care/ FT Days

Vestal, New York

Regular
/
Day

Additional Job Information

Title: LPN-Home Care/Hospice

City, State: Vestal, NY

Location: LAH Hospice

Department: HCS Patient Services 001

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly

Marketing Statement

 Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LPN-Home Care/Hospice provides basic clinical care to clinic patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

    • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Licensed Drivers License .  

    • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the New York State Education Department Office of Professions obtained within 2 Weeks (14 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

Education & Work Experience:

  • Trade School 

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational Nursing Program.

  • Knowledge of Allscripts preferred.

  • Work history in primary care preferred.

  • Experience with administering immunizations preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button. 

 

 

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905
• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

 

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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