Highland Hospital Licensed Practical Nurse in Penfield, New York

Auto req ID 5333BR

Posting Title Licensed Practical Nurse

City Penfield

Area of Interest Nurses

Department/Cost Center 683 - Penfield Family Medicine

Employment Status Full-Time

Work Shift Days

Hours/Week 40/week

Job Description Supervised by a Registered Nurse or Physician, the LPN guides our patients through a seamless process to ensure that their care is of the highest quality and delivered in the most efficient manner. Directing the patients through the appointment, provisions of nursing services during care, and phone triage. Collaborates in care planning discussions, based on RN, MD or other Providers -determine urgency of care needs, triage of emergent care situations to the appropriate provider, and scheduling of acute care appointments to maximize patient care opportunities and unit efficiency. Maintains the flow of the Provider schedule during patient care sessions minimizing patient wait time whenever possible. Occasional evening and weekend may be required.

Job Requirements

Fulfilled the requirements to be a Licensed Practical Nurse in NY State. Minimum one year of LPN experience. Outpatient primary care and/or pediatric (if applicable) experience preferred. New York State licensed practical nurse. Current American Heart Association CPR and AED certification. Must successfully pass medication administration proficiency exam.

Highland Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer–M/F/Protected Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

EOE Statement & Policy at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/MediaLibraries/URMCMedia/hh/pdf/Careers/HR-Policy-106-EOE-NonDiscrimination-AA.pdf |

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/MediaLibraries/URMCMedia/hh/pdf/Careers/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf |

EEO Mandatory Supplement at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/MediaLibraries/URMCMedia/hh/pdf/Careers/EEO-Poster-Supplement.pdf |

Family and Medical Leave Act at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/MediaLibraries/URMCMedia/hh/pdf/Careers/fmlaen.pdf |

Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/MediaLibraries/URMCMedia/hh/pdf/Careers/eppabw.pdf

Highland Hospital, 1000 South Avenue, Rochester, New York 14620 USA