Licensed Practical Nurse, St. Vincent 4SE Medical/Telemetry (Rotational)
Company: Allegheny Health Network
Posted on: January 9, 2021
Company :Allegheny Health NetworkJob Description :GENERAL
OVERVIEW:This job provides quality care to patients and families to
promote health and prevent disease under the direction of a
registered nurse or physician.ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Performs general nursing care in accordance with nursing
practice standards. (30%)
- Assists with the preparation of equipment and assists the
physician/clinical provider during treatment, examination and
testing of patients. (20%)
- Collects assessment data, prepares patient for examination and
documents clinical information on patient record. (20%)
- Orders diagnostic tests as directed by registered nurse or
physician/clinical provider and gathers diagnostic tests and/or
examines results prior to physician/clinical provider assessment.
- Schedules procedures and obtains authorizations as necessary.
- May give injections or medication, collect blood, tissue, or
other laboratory specimens, and prepare them for testing. (5%)
- Performs other duties as assigned or
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Current state licensure as an LPN or LVN.
- CPR certification.Preferred
- 0-1-year healthcare experience.
- State approved IV course certification.
- Knowledge of OASIS documentation and assessment process.
- PALS or ACLS may be required based on the specific area of
practice.Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and essential duties and
responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job
title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties,
responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do
this job.Compliance Requirement: This job adheres to the ethical
and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the
code of business conduct and company policies.As a component of job
responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information,
cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that
must be protected at all times. In connection with this, all
employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability
Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of
Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as
all data security guidelines established within the Company's
Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security
Policy.Furthermore, it is every employee's responsibility to comply
with the company's Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is
not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws,
rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training
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