Mount Sinai Careers

Licensed Practical Nurse - Stuyvesant Town Primary Care Practice – Days

New York, New York
Nursing


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity
 

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 

Mount Sinai Doctors Downtown – Ambulatory – Requisition 77508

 

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse - Stuyvesant Town Primary Care Practice – Days

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Licensed Practical Nurse participates in the application of the nursing process to an assigned group of patients. Demonstrates those behaviors which reflect the scientific knowledge, judgment, and technical skills of a Licensed Practical Nurse.  


Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Performs job duties under supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse
  2. Demonstrates a competent level of technical skill
  3. Makes recommendations in the application of the nursing process
  4. Participates in planning, and administers direct patient care
  5. Performs nursing procedures as defined in the nursing procedure manual
  6. Administers medication as defined in nursing policy
  7. Transcribes orders as necessary
  8. Carries out physicians and nursing orders
  9. Makes, reports and records observations on assigned patients
  10. Observes and reports any signs and symptoms of change in a patient’s condition to the appropriate person
  11. Participates in health teaching to patients and families
  12. Establishes an environment that promotes optimum physical and emotional comfort
  13. Contributes specified data to nursing data base
 

What You’ll Bring:

Education/License:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Licensed and currently registered or otherwise duly authorized to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New York State.
  • 1+ year as Licensed Practical nurse preferred
  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association
 
 
Experience:
  • 1+ year as Licensed Practical nurse preferred

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 
Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
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