Lebanon, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: 85073

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - 4E Medical/Surgical Unit - Evenings/Nights

Denise Schappell
Denise Schappell
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May 18 In-Person Hiring Events
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Ephrata / WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital, York / WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro
Positions: Certified Sterile Processing Technicians, Food Services, Housekeeping, LPN, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Nursing Support, Pharmacy, Allied Health: Lab Services, Respiratory, Imaging, Surgical Technologist, Home Health RN, Home Health LPN
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May 25 In-Person Hiring Events
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WellSpan Medical Group, York
Positions: Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Medical Assistant, LPN, Patient Service Specialists
MAY
2022
In-Person Hiring Events -
Various Locations and Dates

 

Full Time (72 Hours Biweekly)

Evening/Night Shift (7:00 p.m. - 7:30 a.m.)

Weekend and holiday rotation required

 

The medical-surgical unit provides care to adults who are hospitalized with a wide variety of conditions, including pneumonia, stroke, and fractures. We also see behavioral health patients and serve the hospice population due to our private rooms Our team also prepares patients for surgical procedures and provides post-surgical care required until the time of discharge.  The Medical Surgical floor has the ability to care for 18 patients requiring telemetry.  The goals of the medical surgical unit staff are to provide efficient, quality, individualized and comprehensive nursing care to all patients.

 

Job Description:

 

Under the supervision of a registered professional nurse, provides nursing care to patients at an advanced level of practice. Takes patient vital signs, assists with procedures/examinations, administers medications, assists patient with activities of daily living (bathing, feeding, etc.) and instructs patients and their families in appropriate care.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  1. Under appropriate supervision, administers and controls narcotics and medications.
  2. Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients, including bathing, dressing, eating, changing bed linens and bed pans and positioning.
  3. Maintains a safe, comfortable, and therapeutic environment for patients/families in accordance with hospital standards.
  4. Helps patients get into and out of chairs, lifts patients, raises patients in beds, and turns the patients.
  5. Checks patient's vital signs.
  6. Charts result of various tests.
  7. Monitors medical condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel.
  8. Prepares patients for scheduled procedures to assist in patient assessment.
  9. Assists physicians with examinations, procedures and other processes related to direct patient care.
  10. Arranges for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services.
  11. Provides health care instruction/education to patient and family members.
  12. Ensures accurate maintenance of patients' medical records and that patient records are treated as confidential information.
  13. Performs a variety of nursing administrative duties.
  14. Ensures an adequate stock of supplies and proper functioning of equipment.

 

Qualifications:

 

Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.

  • Minimum Education:  Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training
  • Minimum Experience:  1-2 years
  • Required Certification/Registration:  Current LPN license in PA; BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification, as required; Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
  • Required Course(s)/Training:  Completion of accredited LPN program; rhythm recognition course per unit of assignment

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