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Licensed Practical Nurse - New York

New York, NY 10001

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Posted 3 weeks ago
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Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Dept- Mount Sinai Doctors Downtown - Delancey Street

REQ #78870

JobTitle: Licensed Practical Nurse

Roles &Responsibilities:

  • Performs job duties undersupervision of a Registered Professional Nurse
  • Demonstrates a competentlevel of technical skill
  • Makes recommendations in theapplication of the nursing process
  • Participates in planning, andadministers direct patient care
  • Performs nursing proceduresas defined in the nursing procedure manual
  • Administers medication asdefined in nursing policy
  • Transcribes orders asnecessary
  • Carries out physicians andnursing orders
  • Makes, reports and recordsobservations on assigned patients
  • Observes and reports anysigns and symptoms of change in a patient's condition to the appropriate person
  • Participates in healthteaching to patients and families
  • Establishes an environmentthat promotes optimum physical and emotional comfort
  • Contributes specified data tonursing data base
  • Requirements:

  • Highschool diploma or general education diploma (GED) required
  • 1+ year as Licensed Practical nurse preferred
  • Licensed and currently registered or otherwise dulyauthorized to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New York State.
  • BCLS/BLS certification required
  • StrengthThrough Diversity

    The Mount Sinai HealthSystem believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a commondevotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we're as diverse as thecity we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When youjoin 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 acquireand retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing workenvironment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that allemployees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on qualitypatient care.

    Explore more about thisopportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!

    WhoWe Are

    Over 38,000 employeesstrong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to providecompassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicinethrough unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diversecommunities we serve.

    Formed in September2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn Schoolof Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, includingMount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital,Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), MountSinai St. Luke's, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

    The Mount Sinai HealthSystem is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect forindividual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feelvalued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexualorientation.