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Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN)

  • Job ID: 571735532
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: M-TH 7:30-4:30, F 7:30-2; one evening shift (7pm)
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: University of Pittsburgh Physicians
  • Department: 65379 POP13 Mercy ObGyn
  • Location: 275 Clairton Boulevard, West Mifflin PA 15236
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.78 to $24.08 / hour

Description

University of Pittsburgh Physicians is hiring a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse position.  This role will work a Monday-Thursday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Friday 7:30 am -2 pm, and one rotating evening shift a week until 7 in a Women's Health/OBGYN outpatient practice group setting.  Travel to other offices is required for this position.  No weekends, free parking, and travel reimbursement!

***This position is eligible for a generous Sign-On Bonus up to $7,500.  Please apply for more details.***

This role's responsibility includes assisting physicians with various aspects of patient care.  Duties will be primarily back office, with 1-2 days a week assisting office RN with patient education, patient follow-up, and other nursing tasks as needed. 

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

Responsibilities:

  • Draw blood.
  • Comply with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. OSHA, CLIA, PA Department of Health).
  • Administer medications including oral, SQ, IM and IV drip.
  • Assist physicians with examinations, diagnostic procedures and treatments.
  • Assess patient's general condition and take vital signs and weight.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures.
  • Perform IV therapy under direction of Registered Nurse.
  • Document all activities/interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispensed/prescribed, etc., in the medical record.
  • 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
 

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) OR Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

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