Licensed Practical Nurse Internal Medicine -Somers, NY
Company: Classic Westchester
Posted on: June 23, 2022
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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Position Overview: The Licensed Practical Nurse or LPN provides
nursing care to patients/significant others via direct and/or
telephone contact, following established standards and practices.
S/he coordinates with other members of the care team to ensure
seamless care delivery, maximal coordination of efforts, and active
patient participation in planning and care. Assists physician or
other provider with clinical procedures and participates in patient
Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion
including moving and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity
and eye-hand coordination. Requires sitting and/or standing for
extended periods of time. Occasionally exerts up to 100 pounds of
force, such as assisting patients in arising from the exam table,
pushing patients in wheelchairs, or assisting patients into/out of
wheelchairs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
May require occasional lifting and carrying office supplies.
Typical Working Conditions: May require frequent exposure to
communicable diseases and body fluids, toxic substances, medicinal
preparations, and other substances and conditions common to a
medical office environment. Requires working in close proximity to
other personnel. Requires use of computer keyboard throughout the
work day. May require use of autoclave for instrument
sterilization. Requires working under stressful conditions and/or
working irregular hours.
Provides Direction To: Clerical assistants, medical assistants, and
other non-licensed personnel.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an accredited school of
practical nursing. New York State (NYS) license with current NYS
registration, in good standing. Record of prior stable employment
and/or favorable references.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of one year experience as a
licensed practical nurse or two years as a medical assistant in a
pertinent practice area. Current CPR/BLS certification.
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