Ascension Health Licensed Practical Nurse - Clinics in Binghamton, New York

We Are Hiring

Licensed Practical Nurse - Clinics - Pulmonary Services - FT Days 8AM-5PM Monday-Friday- Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

We'd like to invite you on a journey…to a place where healthcare becomes healthier. Here at Lourdes, we're blessed with a rare combination. We offer some of the latest technology medical science offers. And the kind of compassion every patient needs.

Lourdes continues our 90+ year legacy of serving individuals in our community as part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S and world’s largest Catholic health system. Ascension Lourdes connects your healthcare through 2,250 doctors, nurses and associates who provide compassionate, personalized care for all from the hospital to the home.

Come join our team.

What You Will Do

As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in our Pulmonary Services Department,YOU will have the opportunity to share your skills and compassion by providing basic clinical care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

You will:

  • Contribute to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Administer medications and observe patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Perform routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

  • Educate patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedBLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • LicensedPractical/Vocational Nursecredentialed from theNew York State Education Department Office of Professionsobtained within2 Weeks (14 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • CertifiedCertificationcredentialed from theAmerican Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).OR other national certifications in area of specialty recognized by ANCC that are included in the Magnet DDCT

Education & Work Experience:

  • Trade School

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational Nursing Program.

  • Knowledge of Allscripts preferred.

  • Work history in primary care preferred.

  • Experience with administering immunizations preferred.

  • LPN licensed in NYS.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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