Licensed Practical Nurse-Part Time-Health Care Centers

The LPN provides direct and indirect patient care services that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Physician's Assistant, or Physician.  This position will maintain regulatory agency requirements, nursing and hospital policies, procedures and standards.  The LPN functions as part of the interdisciplinary health care team.

Key Benefits of this Position:

This part time position will provide coverage for Dolgeville and Newport Health Care Centers

8:00AM-5:00PM and 5:00PM-9:30PM

Requirements:

Position requires extensive standing, occasional sitting and routine walking.

Ability to lift, possibly heavy lifting in support of patient positioning, instrument and equipment handling.

 

Education:

Graduation from an accredited Practical Nursing program. required

Experience

Previous healthcare experience, preferred

Certifications:

Current NYS Licensure as a Practical Nurse or valid interim permit, required

BLS Certification required within six (6) months from date of hire

Skills:

Excellent motor, hand, eye, coordination and manual dexterity required.

Ability to handle and operate equipment, read, retains and comprehends written and oral medical and technical information.

Ability to build rapport quickly, develop trust, sustain working relationships, and represent LFH positively in internal and external meetings is required.

Must be proficient with Microsoft Office applications, including but not limited to, Excel, Word, and Power Point.

Previous experience with medical records technology, preferred. 

Strong time-management and organizational skills, required.

Effective communication skills and interpersonal skills, required.

 

For confidential consideration, please contact:

Please complete and submit an Employment Application along with a copy of your most recent resume and cover letter that states your position of interest and salary requirements to lfh-hr@lfhny.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 11/14/2017

 

 

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