Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA: Middletown Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: Mon - Fri 7a - 5:30p; occ. Sat. rotation 8a-12p Recruiter Contact:Â Monica Echeverri at MEcheverri@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
Address: 3100 Schoolhouse Rd. Middletown, PA
***$5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS – eligible to those that qualify***
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Penn State Health Medical Group – Middletown office is located minutes outside of Hummelstown and sees, on average, 150-180 patients a day. This office houses several specialties including: Adult and Pediatrics Rheumatology, Neurology, GI, Dermatology, Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS), Bariatrics and Family Medicine.
Working as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Penn State Health, you are the heart and backbone of patient care. When respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence guide your quality of care, you will be empowered to make an influential difference in the lives of all our patients. We are committed to helping talented LPNs, like you, deepen your expertise and achieve your goals while still performing patient care including: accurately recording vital signs, discussing health concerns, performing testing, administering injections; assisting with procedures and documentation.
Operating on a day-time schedule during the weekday, the selected LPN will have a mix of clinical and clerical duties to oversee. In the clinical capacity, you will be preparing rooms and rooming patients, quality/point-of-care labs, and assisting providers with in-house procedures. As far as clerical duties include, you will be monitoring messages from patients and providers, stocking rooms, and assisting with phone calls from patients. Middletown is seeking an LPN who is a strong communicator and works both independently, and in a team-setting.
If you want to join a team that plans bus trips to New York and hosts food trucks on-site, Penn State Health Medical Group – Middletown is the office for you!Â
High School Diploma
Currently licensed to practice as a licensed practical nurse by state of employment or holds a multistate LPN license through the interstate Nurse Licensure Compact.
Basic Life Support (BLS) required prior to completion of orientation.
One (1) year of experience in an acute or ambulatory care setting preferred.
Able to stand & sit constantly; walk frequently.
Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.
Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-75 lbs. occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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