Nyack Hospital Licensed Practical Nurse – Cardiology Physician Practice in Nyack, New York

Licensed Practical Nurse – Cardiology Physician Practice

June 19, 2017August 16, 2017Patricia Cordero

  • Day

  • 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday

  • Full Time

  • Physician Practice - Rockland County, NY

  • Posted 2 months ago

Description

The LPN is responsible for managing, delegating, coordinating and providing nursing care through utilization of the nursing process. The above is accomplished with the utilization of effective communication skills with patients, significant others and members of the multidisciplinary health care team.

Within the scope of practice assumes responsibility, as necessary, for the assessment, treatment and care of patients. Displays an understanding of the developmental needs of the patient when planning and implementing treatment.

Displays competency in obtaining information and interpreting the patient’s behavior based upon an understanding of the patients cognitive, biopsychosocial and religious cultural aging processes.

The LPN is accountable for maintaining his/her clinical competence in reaching the defined standards of care for the area of nursing practice.

Qualifications

NYS LPN License, Current NYS Registration, Must have 3-5 years of experience as an LPN, in a Physician's Office in Internal Medicine preferred. Must be able to administer vaccinations and other injections and have proficient work experience in phlebotomy. Must be very familiar with today's medications and the prior authorizations process. Have working knowledge of an EMR system. Must be BLS certified