Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Imaging Special Procedures - York - Full Time - Days

York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 60130

Position Summary:

General Summary:

Under the supervision of a registered nurse and/or physician, provides basic nursing care to patients in Imaging. Takes patient vital signs, prepares patients for scheduled procedures and Imaging consults and provides health care instruction/ education to patient and family members. Assists physicians with examinations/consults, and other processes related to direct patient care. Performs a variety of Imaging administrative duties such as, coordinating Imaging exams and procedures and scheduling them in Epic, making phone calls to patients and doctors to coordinate scheduling, completing patient follow-ups as needed and reviewing patient EMR for allergies, valid order, laboratory values and medications.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Arranges for patient’s ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services by scheduling Imaging exams, coordinating with the modality, nursing and the provider schedule.
2 Provides general nursing care to patients while in Imaging, 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, turns the patients and assists Imaging staff with procedural positioning.
5 Checks patient's vital signs.
6 Monitors medical condition of patients and reports changes to the nurse or provider.
7 Prepares patients for scheduled procedures and Imaging consults.
8 Assists physicians with examinations/consults, and other processes related to direct patient care.
9 Provides health care instruction/education to patient and family members.
10 Ensures accurate maintenance of patients' medical records and that patient records are treated as confidential information.
11 Performs a variety of Imaging administrative duties.

Required Skills

Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training
Current LPN license in PA required
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

Required Experience

1 - 2 years experience as a LPN

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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Know, Respect, Include

WellSpan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected and valued, while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)