LPN

The Montefiore Licensed Practice Nurse contributes standards of the practice for nursing as defined by the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice and Nursing’s Social Policy Statement. The Licensed Practical Nurse actualizes the vision, mission, values, balanced score card performance measures for Montefiore Medical Center. The LPN participates in performance improvement/research activities; maintains professional practice standards and clinical expertise; and demonstrates leadership skills.  The LPN demonstrates core and unit specific competencies based on the patient population served.  The Licensed Practical Nurse contributes to the actualization of the vision, mission, values and philosophy and balanced score card performance measures for the Medical Center. He/she is committed to maintaining the standards of the practice of nursing and is responsible for the delivery of care to the neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and/or elderly patient within their scope of practice. He/she participates in performance improvement, research activities and maintains clinical expertise. He LPN provides direct care for a specific patient population, while administering medications and treatments. Provides patient & family teaching and discharge instructions. 

 

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:

- New York State License for Practical Nurse and current registration to practice as an LPN in New York State.

- Basic Life Support

- Effective English communication skills, written, oral and interpersonal.

- Ability to use basic data entry and retrieval system.

- Additional education required by specialty areas/patient care locations.

 

Department: Montefiore Medical Group Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3444 Kossuth Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Evening Scheduled Hours: 12:30 PM-9 PM Req ID: 90175 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

N/A 

Company
Montefiore Medical Center
Posted
04/12/2018
Type
Full time
Location
BRONX, New York, US