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LPN

Department:  RENAL DIALYSIS

Job Details

Req Id    55863 
Department    RENAL DIALYSIS 
Shift   Days
Shift Hours Worked    8.00 
FTE    0.8 
Work Schedule    GENERAL BENEFITS HIRED AFTER 8/25/08 
Employee Status    A2 - Regular 60 Hours 
Union  Non-Union

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Registered Nurse and utilizing the nursing process, provides care to patients in accordance with their developmental needs, following the standards of the Department of Nursing and in accordance with hospital policy and procedure.

Core Job Responsibilities

1.  Demonstrates an understanding of and ability to use the nursing process in the delivery of safe, effective and appropriate patient care.

2.  Collaborates with the Registered Nurse to meet patient learning needs.

3.  Communicates effectively addressing legal and ethical issues.

4.  Demonstrates a sound knowledge base and actions in order to provide care and make decisions for assigned patients.

5.  Demonstrates professional behavior.

6.  Performs job related responsibilities and presents self in a professional manner.

7.  Adheres to established safety and risk management policies and procedures.

Education Requirements

Required: Graduate of an accredited school of licensed practical nursing program
Preferred: Bachelors or Masters of Science in Nursing from accredited nursing program

Licensure/Certification Requirements

Required: Current New York State licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse; Basic Life Support Certification - Must receive BLS certification within 6 weeks of hire date

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


Nearest Major Market: Utica