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LPN-Practice

Location
Alplaus, New York
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
3 Sep 2022

Department/Unit:

Otolaryngology (ENT)

Work Shift:

Day (United States of America)

730am-4pm
Job Description Summary
Current NYS RN License. Experience in a surgical practice preferred. Must have at least three to five years' clinical experience or equivalent combination of education, training. CPR/ BLS certifications are required.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides and assists physician(s) with triage of patients.
Provides initial patient assessment and ensure that patient information is available in the electronic health record (EHR) for physicians.
Performs and/or assists physicians with examinations, procedures, and orders as required.
Collects lab specimens and submits them for processing, as required.
Follows-up on all labs as required.
Follow up on patients after procedures.
Maintains and monitors approved standards of practice to ensure that regular and special procedures are in a safe and competent manner.
Facilitates and coordinates patient and family education regarding care and treatment programs, health choices, and other factors to ensure compliance with treatment programs and/or prevent illness or injury.
Ensure quality initiatives and process improvements are compliant.
Keep up on and complete all CLIA/Joint Commission; weekly monthly regulations
Complete yearly modules and AMC competencies
Complete daily logs, example: all Joint commission regulations


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong problem solving skills
Quality and risk management knowledge/experience
Ability to work independently
Strong health assessment and clinical management skills
Advanced knowledge of the Nursing Process
Broad knowledge of program planning and evaluation
The ability to create and maintain a supportive work environment
Strong interpersonal and interdisciplinary communication skills
Ability to deal pleasantly and effectively with a wide range of people of different ages and cultures, in potentially volatile and emotionally charged situations.
Good computer skills and knowledge
Knowledge of teaching/learning principles
Knowledge of public health and workplace safety legislation
Ability to use standard medical equipment
Strong organizational skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills

730am-4pm
Job Description Summary
Current NYS RN License. Experience in a surgical practice preferred. Must have at least three to five years' clinical experience or equivalent combination of education, training. CPR/ BLS certifications are required.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides and assists physician(s) with triage of patients.
Provides initial patient assessment and ensure that patient information is available in the electronic health record (EHR) for physicians.
Performs and/or assists physicians with examinations, procedures, and orders as required.
Collects lab specimens and submits them for processing, as required.
Follows-up on all labs as required.
Follow up on patients after procedures.
Maintains and monitors approved standards of practice to ensure that regular and special procedures are in a safe and competent manner.
Facilitates and coordinates patient and family education regarding care and treatment programs, health choices, and other factors to ensure compliance with treatment programs and/or prevent illness or injury.
Ensure quality initiatives and process improvements are compliant.
Keep up on and complete all CLIA/Joint Commission; weekly monthly regulations
Complete yearly modules and AMC competencies
Complete daily logs, example: all Joint commission regulations


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong problem solving skills
Quality and risk management knowledge/experience
Ability to work independently
Strong health assessment and clinical management skills
Advanced knowledge of the Nursing Process
Broad knowledge of program planning and evaluation
The ability to create and maintain a supportive work environment
Strong interpersonal and interdisciplinary communication skills
Ability to deal pleasantly and effectively with a wide range of people of different ages and cultures, in potentially volatile and emotionally charged situations.
Good computer skills and knowledge
Knowledge of teaching/learning principles
Knowledge of public health and workplace safety legislation
Ability to use standard medical equipment
Strong organizational skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills

Thank you for your interest in Albany Med!

Please be aware for the safety and security of our colleagues and patients all new employees are required to successfully complete all applicable federal, State and institutionally mandated pre-employment screening requirements including:

  • Relevant Background Check(s)
  • Drug Screen
  • PPD / Tuberculosis Test
  • Reference Check
  • Applicable vaccinations

Albany Med is an equal opportunity employer.

This role may require access to information considered sensitive to Albany Med, its patients, affiliates, and partners, including but not limited to HIPAA Protected Health Information and other information regulated by Federal and New York State statutes. Workforce members are expected to ensure that:

Access to information is based on a need to know and is the minimum necessary to properly perform assigned duties. Use or disclosure shall not exceed the minimum amount of information needed to accomplish an intended purpose. Reasonable efforts, consistent with Albany Med policies and standards, shall be made to ensure that information is adequately protected from unauthorized access and modification.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 703113489-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Albany Medical Center
  • Location: Alplaus, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent