UPMC Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) - Orthopedics in Butler, Pennsylvania
UPMC Community Medicine is hiring for a regular Full-Time Licensed Practical Nurse, OP (LPN) to help support the day to day operations at the MULTI Tri Rivers Surgical Orthopedics offices located in Butler & Cranberry/Mars, PA.
This position will work a regular Full Time daylight schedule 4 days per week from 7:00AM-5:00PM floating between both the Butler & Cranberry/Mars, PA offices
The incumbent will provide professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers.
Provide professional nursing care to office patients under supervision of patient care providers.
Administer medications including oral, SQ, IM and IV drip.
Assess patient's general condition and take vital signs and weight.
Assist physicians with examinations, diagnostic procedures and treatments.
Assists physician in back office clinical duties including rooming patients, taking vital signs and patient history, and assisting with minor procedures.
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.
Maintain strict confidentiality related to medical records and other data.
Perform IV therapy under direction of Registered Nurse.
Promote wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.
Graduate of an approved LPN school of nursing.
One year clinical experience preferred.
Epicare experience preferred
Outpatient 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 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
Act 73 FBI 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