Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) - Pulmonology (Lung Ctr.)
Job ID: 641700
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Shift: Day Job
Department: ZCPSH Horizon Pulmonology Assc
Location: 350 Sharon New Castle Road, Farrell PA 16121



UPMC Community Medicine is currently hiring for a regular full time Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) to work with their Pulmonology group located at UPMC Horizon in Farrell, PA.  

This position will work a Monday through Friday daylight schedule with the Horizon Lung Center from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Provide professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers

  • Working in the clinic with injections, prior authorizations, spirometer tests, 6 minute walks tests
  • 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.
  • Draw blood.
  • 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.
  • Outpatient experience preferred
  • EMR/Triage experience preferred
  • Pulmonary/Lung experience/exposure 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 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support or Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $12.57 to $19.14

Union Position: No

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