UPMC Licensed Practical Nurse, OP - Endocrinology - Days shift in Williamsport, Pennsylvania
UPMC Susquehanna has an opening for a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse in the Outpatient Endocrinology practice. This position would be Days shift and would be Monday through Friday.
Provides professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers.
Administer medications including oral, SQ, IM and IV drip.
Assess patient's general condition and take vital signs and weight.
Assist physicians with examinations, diagnostic procedures and treatments.
Comply with all policies and procedures.
Comply with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. OSHA, CLIA, PA Department of Health).
Document all activities/interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed/prescribed, etc., in the medical record.
Maintain strict confidentiality related to medical records and other data.
Perform IV therapy under direction of Registered Nurse.
Promote wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.
Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing. One year clinical experience preferred.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
Act 73 FBI Clearance
Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Licensed Practical Nurse
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities REQNUMBER: 774790