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<strong>As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence&mdash;breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care.</strong><br /><br /><strong>Montefiore is ranked among the top hospitals nationally and regionally by U.S. News &amp; World Report. For more than 100 years we have been innovating new treatments, new procedures and new approaches to patient care, producing stellar outcomes and raising the bar for medical centers in the region and around the world. As we build on this momentum, we continue to advance the practice of medicine and set the standard for excellence.</strong> https://www.montefiore.org/

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Regular Full-Time


Overview: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) within our esteemed organization, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality patient care. From administering medications and conducting assessments to collaborating with multidisciplinary teams, your expertise will contribute to our commitment to excellence. Join us in providing comprehensive and patient-centered healthcare that sets the standard for excellence in the field.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Provide direct patient care under the supervision of registered nurses or physicians.</li> <li>Administer medications, take vital signs, dress wounds, and assist with various medical procedures.</li> <li>Responsible for maintaining accurate and up-to-date patient records. This includes recording patient information, updating medical histories, and documenting the care provided.</li> <li>Communicate with patients, their families, and other healthcare team members. Effective communication is crucial for relaying important information, educating patients about their conditions, and coordinating care.</li> <li>Provide educational support to patients and their families, offering guidance on managing health conditions, medications, and lifestyle changes.</li> </ul> <strong>Shift:</strong> <br /> <br />Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 12:30p-9:00p<br /> Tuesday, Friday 9:30a-6:00p<br /> 1 Saturday per month<br />
Requirements: <ul> <li>NY LPN License &amp; Registration</li> <li>BLS CarInfection Control Certificate</li> <li>High School/GED minimum</li> <li>Bilingual Spanish preferred or knowledge of any second language a plus.</li> </ul> <br />Montefiore Medical Center&rsquo;s advancement in the healthcare industry is also yours. Take your career to the next level by joining our trek to become the world&rsquo;s leading healthcare system. <br /> <br />We are an equal opportunity employer<br /> <br />This vacancy will be posted on internal Career Website for 5 business days.<br /> <br />Associates are eligible to apply for a lateral transfer after completion of one (1) year of service in their present position, with the following exception: an Associate who has received a written warning is not eligible for a transfer/promotion prior to six (6) months from date of issuance; an Associate who has been suspended is not eligible for transfer/promotion prior to one (1) year from date of suspension. Part-time Associates who have completed their probationary period can move to full-time vacancies within their department provided such movement will not unreasonably reduce the operational efficiency of that department. Probationary period is three (3) months for full-time employees, and four (4) months for part-time employees who works more than 3/5 of the normal workweek.<br /> <br />Provides direct care for a specific patient population. Administers medications and treatments. Provides patient &amp; family teaching and discharge instructions.<br /> <br /> <br />