LPN - Rheumatology

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Feb 26, 2018
Closes
May 14, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Medical Group, located in Harrisonburg, is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to work full-time, Monday-Friday, in our Rheumatology Office.

Our Rheumatology practice is part of a larger medical group that encompasses not only Rheumatology , but also Infectious Disease and Neurology. We provide the opportunity for our team of LPNs to be compassionate collaborators with our Providers who highly value your expertise and clinical skillset by allowing you to use both to the fullest. The Rheumatology LPN will be supporting one Provider with duties such as participating in coordinating of care, immunizations, scheduling and patient education. We provide a strong training and education program to ensure your success. We are seeking a team player who is ready to learn and polish their clinical and administrative skills. Join us in our mission to improve healthcare every day! Careerconnection

SIGN - ON BONUS - $ 5000.00 FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the supervision of an RN or Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) in the clinical setting, within the scope of practice dictated by the State Boards of Nursing. The LPN demonstrates professional and clinical knowledge relative to designated clinical practice setting in the delivery of direct patient care, adhering to the level of verified competency dictated by the site specific program. The LPN works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support and communicate effectively with other licensed independent practitioners (Physicians, NP, PA) in collaboration while providing care and treatment for patients, clinical support and teaching for patient and family members, and adheres to the legal and ethical standards of nursing practice. Maintains all certifications and licensure relevant to clinical practice setting. LPN manages responsibilities of workload with accuracy, provides excellence in customer service, performs testing, medication administration and the implementation of nursing interventions and care plans to support a holistic approach to patient care. The LPN serves as patient advocate in the prevention of illness or disease.

Education Level
Diploma - NURSING OR
Trade School Graduate - NURSING

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Licensed Practical Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire. Sentara Enterprises: 1 year LPN experience required

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