The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing direct patient care, usually under the direction of a Registered Nurse, in accordance with established plans.
SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE
STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital
DEPARTMENT: Post Surgical / General Surgery
SCHEDULE: Day / Evening / Night
Compassionate, warm and patient focused
Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Patient Care & Service. Promote and restore patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborate with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; perform various treatment procedures; provide physical, educational and emotional support to patients, friends and families; supervise assigned team members
Medication Administration & Reporting. Administer medication and give/receive relevant reports, both written and verbal from/to appropriate staff as per departmental protocols
Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete documentation using computerized medical record process
Preparation. Ensure clinical areas are properly supplied and exam rooms are available and stocked
EDUCATION LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA); LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED) Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.