Strength Through Diversity
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Dept- Mount Sinai Doctors Downtown - Greenwich Street
Title: 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
- Performs job duties under
supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse
- Demonstrates a competent
level of technical skill
- Makes recommendations in the
application of the nursing process
- Participates in planning, and
administers direct patient care
- Performs nursing procedures
as defined in the nursing procedure manual
- Administers medication as
defined in nursing policy
- Transcribes orders as
- Carries out physicians and
- Makes, reports and records
observations on assigned patients
- Observes and reports any
signs and symptoms of change in a patient’s condition to the appropriate person
- Participates in health
teaching to patients and families
- Establishes an environment
that promotes optimum physical and emotional comfort
- Contributes specified data to
nursing data base
school diploma or general education diploma (GED) required
- 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.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 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 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.