Job Description

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) - Corrections / Family & Internal Medicine
Job ID: 739541
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Flex
Hours: variable daylight
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: ZCMS1 Northwest Administration
Location: 6885 Us 322, Franklin PA 16323

Description

Purpose:

The UPMC Community Medicine team is currently hiring for a Flexible Full Time Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) to work as a corrections and outpatient practice nurse in Venago County.

This position will work a varying Flex Full Time daylight schedule Monday through Friday at the prison in Franklin, PA along with the Family, Internal Medicine, and Specialty practice locations for this group located in Franklin, Oil City, Clarion, Emlenton, Titusville, and Seneca, PA. 

This position will provide professional nursing care at the prison by dispensing medications and assisting with screenings, and assisting the CRNP and Physician on site.

It will also provide professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers within the office setting as well.

Responsibilities:
  • 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.
  • Promote wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing. 
  • One year clinical 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: $12.95 to $19.71

Union Position: No

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