Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017 12:08 PM
General Information Location 3525 Baychester Ave.Bronx, NY 10466United States Employee Type Full Time Required Degree High School Travel 25% Description The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs patient care duties while under the supervision of a registered nurse. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITES: 1) ClinicalCollects and records patient vitals;Documents delegated interventions in electronic medical records (EMR);Identifies, reports and documents patient issues/problems/outcome deviations;Provides patients and families with educational materials, information as directed; andPerforms and documents point of care (POC) testing and quality control under supervision of registered nurse;Reinforce training and education provided by the Registered Nurse; andFollows approved quality control protocols when assisting with Hemodialysis procedures under supervision of registered nurse.2) CommunicationDelivers patient care in compassionate and non-discriminatory manner;Ensures informed consent appropriately signed before procedures are conducted; andProvides assistance as requested or needed by other team members.3) EducationCompletes required regulatory trainings in timely manner.4) Performs similar or related duties as requested or directed. Requirements EducationGraduate of an accredited Practical Nursing Program.ExperienceAt least 12 months LPN/LVN experience.SkillsExcellent interpersonal skills;Basic PC skills;Familiarity with EMR; andGood observation and documentation skills. LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS: Current State License LPN required; Current BLS certification required; Current IV Therapy Certification required per State guidelines; andCurrent driver's license. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Able to sit and work at computer for extended periods of time;Walk, sit, lift no more than 50 pounds;Must be able to identify and differentiate colors; andMust be willing to travel to network facilities and sites as needed.
• Location: Bronx
• Post ID: 103248313 newyork