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LPN Licensed Tech Inpatient -Medical Cardiology PCU
- Roanoke, Virginia
- Job Type
- 23 Sep 2022
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The LPN on Coronary Care PCU specializes in the care and management of acute and chronic heart failure and other CVI and medical conditions. They serve as the alternate unit for medicine observation patients.
This 26 bed telemetry PCU is part of Carilion's Cardiovascular Institute. Position requires enrollment in RN program within 15 months of hire.
This is the job opportunity that could change your nursing career. At Carilion Clinic, our team makes a difference where it matters: in the homes and hearts of patients and families seeking attentive, superior healthcare. You will thrive in our forward-thinking environment through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and tuition options. Join an organization that has earned significant clinical accolades. Here your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.
The Licensed Tech Inpatient participates in the nursing process to administer nursing care under the direction of the RN. Will partner with the RN in collecting data, planning and implementing patient/resident care and assist with throughput initiatives with a focus on enhancing the patient and customer experience.
Duties of the Licensed Tech Inpatient includes, but not limited to, the following:
Responsible for obtaining and validating medication reconciliation on admission and discharge.
Responsible for discharge focused teachings delegated by RN.
Assist with wound care.
Assist with safe patient ambulation.
Role model customer service excellence and related initiatives.
Mentor Nurse Assistants and is an active preceptor to NAâ s.
Active in unit base council activities/initiatives.
Own LOS on unit and actively participates in unit based initiatives.
Obtaining vital signs and focused patient assessment.
Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing school either for practical nursing or registered nurses.
Experience: Healthcare experience preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Licensed to practice nursing LPN in the state of Virginia. Must obtain/maintain AHS BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain AHA BLS based on specific work unit.
Other: Employee should enroll into an accredited Registered Nurse program within 15 months of hire.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Courage: Doing what's right for our patients without question.
Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number: 62610
Employment Status: Flex
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Shift Details: Primarily 7A-7P, variable hours
Recruiter: MELISSA W FERGUSON
This is Carilion Clinic ...
An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
- Job Reference: 719175824-2
- Date Posted: 23 September 2022
- Recruiter: Carilion Clinic
- Location: Roanoke, Virginia
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent