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LPN - Per Diem (Stamford)

at Hospital for Special Surgey

Posted: 10/6/2019
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 10863
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Job Description

  • LocationUS-CT-Stamford
    Posted Date2 months ago(8/20/2019 9:45 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-10863
    Category
    Nurses (RN/LPN)
    Emp Status
    Per Diem
    Hours per Week
    7.5
    Shift
    Days
  • Overview

    Per Diem LPN

    Working under the supervision of a MD, you will provide care to patients in the physician office setting. Your scope of duties will include assisting the physician in treatments and procedures, rooming patients, overseeing patient flow, ordering all nursing supplies and stocking exam rooms. You will create and maintain medical protocols set in the office. Proficiency in patient vitals, BP, temperature venipuncture, proper cast removal, suture and staple removal a must. Strong knowledge of orthopedic practice procedures such as diagnosis, cpt codes, crutches, canes, cam walkers are essential. You will be responsible for delivering excellent customer service, establishing and maintaining and organized professional environment. Your hours will vary. You must be extremely flexible.Your ability to promote the highest standards of patient safety and respond to patients and families with consideration and compassion is critical to the mission of HSS.

    Qualifications

    The successful candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing. Current CT State registration and license is required coupled with BLS certification required. Excellent communication skills and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced setting are essential. Minimum one year acute or sub-acute care experience preferred.

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