Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) - ENT/Allergy
Job ID: 677212
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: POP16 ENT Mercy Main Office
Location: 1400 Locust Street, Pittsburgh PA 15219

Description

Purpose:

UPMC Physicians Services division is currently hiring for a regular full time Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) to work with their outpatient ENT group located at UPMC Mercy in Pittsburgh, PA.

This position will work a regular full time varying daylight schedule Monday through Friday and will help to oversee the Allergy program. There will be travel monthly to other sites in the greater Pittsburgh area.

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

Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the allergy program, mixing, and auditing of sites and allergy team staff
  • EMR/Phone Triage, prescriptions
  • Patient education, in basket retrieval 
  • Administer Subcutaneous Injections
  • Prepare/Mixing of Allergy Serum
  • Prepare Allergy Serum for sublingual Therapy
  • Administer Spirometry breathing tests
  • Apply and interpret patch testing for contact dermatitis

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing. 
  • One year clinical experience preferred.
  • Experience with Allergy Testing and education strongly preferred
  • Epicare/EMR/Triage experience preferred
  • Outpatient 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 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: $16.23 to $25.77

    Union Position: No

    Apply Current Employee?

    UPMC VALUES

    At UPMC, our shared goal is to create a cohesive, positive, experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. If you too are driven by these values, you may be a great fit at UPMC!

    QUALITY & SAFETY
    DIGNITY & RESPECT
    CARING & LISTENING
    RESPONSIBILITY & INTEGRITY
    EXCELLENCE & INNOVATION

    UPMC provides a total rewards package that can help you achieve the goals you have for your career and your personal life. Whether you want to learn a new skill through a training course, reach personal health and wellness targets, become more involved in your community, or follow a career path that provides you with the right experience to be successful, UPMC can help you get to where you want to be.


    WORKING HERE



    Now more than ever, YOU can help us shape our communities and UPMC into a better place for everyone to work, study, play, and thrive.

    Learn more about working here and check out our policies and recent updates.


    UPMC Ranked #17 Best Places for Women & Diverse Managers in 2018

    Share:
    Talent Network