Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Job ID: 686933
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Rotating
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Canterbury Place
Department: Renaissance Hall
Location: 310 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh PA 15201

Description

 

Centrally located! 2 min from 28 and 5 min from 79 North. Close to Oakland and bus line!  

Canterbury Place has diverse opportunities for career growth.

Such as: Acute Care, Cardiac Unit, Long Term Care, and Hospice, as well as Leadership Opportunities!  

 

  

Canterbury Place has a beautiful and unique charm with exceptional care and excellence in service have made it one of Westerns Pennsylvania’s leading providers of geriatric care. Canterbury Place offers world-class medical care and an array of geriatric services including personal care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation, and skilled memory support. Located in vibrant Lawrenceville.


As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will provide resident care within the scope of the Practical Nurse Act of Pennsylvania. In collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary team, you will ensure the physical, medical, and psychosocial needs of residents are met.

Responsibilities:
  • Assists the RN and interdisciplinary team in evaluating, planning, and implementing plans of care.
  • Assumes responsibility for assignment and views problems as challenges.
  • Assures equipment malfunctions are reported to the appropriate department.
  • Communicates effectively with residents and families about care concerns. Instructs and demonstrates care.
  • Complies with all safety policies and procedures, including Infection Control Precautions.
  • Complies with established medication use policies.
  • Constructively receives feedback and direction.
  • Contributes to the unit activities including, but not limited to, responding to call lights and telephones, passing meal trays and transporting residents.

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) and Graduate LPN Nurses (GN) with Temporary Practice Permits are welcome to apply to this opportunity!

Qualifications

    • Completion of a Practical Nursing Program approved by the State Board of Nursing.
    • Experience working with patients with Dementia is highly preferred.
    • Long term care 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
    • Basic Life Support Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
    • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
    • Licensed Practical Nurse
    • Older Adult Protective Services Act

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

Salary Range: $18.65 to $25.77

Union Position: No

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