LPN

BRONX, NY, US


This LPN receives patients in MAP2 clinic in order to insure the effective delivery of service. This LPN will work at multiple sites when needed (Derm Center, Scarsdale, Bronx East).

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide patient/family teaching and discharge instructions to meet learning/discharged needs as identified by RN.

Able to set priorities, problem solve and use proper judgment in difficult situations and be flexible in non-emergent situations.
Provides and maintains safe environment for patients/families through preventive and interventional measures.

Documents direct patient care as per MMC policies and procedures.

Participates, practices and promotes continuous quality improvement.

Communicates effectively with patients/families and members of the health care team. 

Responsible and accountable for following MMC guidelines.

Sterilize instruments and equipment using the autoclave. 

Order and maintain medications and supplies to par level for site/s. Ensure exam rooms are appropriately, cleaned and stocked each session and between patients.

Collect and properly label specimens as per MMC policy. Maintain specimen(blood,biopsy) logbooks and report abnormal results to MD. 

Greet and direct patients to exam room.

Other duties as assigned.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • NYS LPN License and current registration to practice
  • Minimum 1 year work experience
  • 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: Medicine Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3400 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 9:30 AM-6 PM Req ID: 212295 Salary Range/Pay Rate:   $32.72 

 

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Diversity, equity and inclusion are core values of Montefiore. We are committed to recruiting and creating an environment in which associates feel empowered to thrive and be their authentic selves through our inclusive culture. We welcome your interest and invite you to join us. 

 

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. 

 

 

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Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity