Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) II (MED/SURG)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) II (MED/SURG)

****There is a $10,000 sign on bonus for full time LPN’s and a $5,000 sign on bonus for part time LPN’s****

Description:  The Float Pool Licensed Practical Nurse II is a care provider who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame on an assigned unit within the limits of his/her education and the Nurse Practice Act taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.  The limits of the Licensed Practical Nurse II responsibility is defined by hospital policy in keeping with the New York State Code, Rules and Regulations and the NYS Education Department.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Graduation from an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse program or completion of required components to satisfy LPN licensing examination.
  • Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group served on their assigned unit.
  • Possess current NYS license for Licensed Practical Nurse.  American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within the first six (6) months of hire.  Completion of IV course, phlebotomy, blood administration course and EKG within six (6) months of hire.
  • One (1) or more years of previous experience in an acute hospital setting.

Status:   MED/SURG 3rd Floor Nursing/WEST – 6:45pm – 7:15am (24 hours)

From:  $21.87 to $26.41 per hour.  

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

****There is a $10,000 sign on bonus for full time LPN’s and a $5,000 sign on bonus for part time LPN’s****

Description: Renders nursing care to patients within an assigned unit under the clinical supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse, and in accordance with hospital/nursing home policies and objectives. Performs a wide variety of patient care services for assigned patients.

Requires:

  • High school education or GSD.
  • Graduation from an accredited LPN program or completion of required components to satisfy LPN licensing examination.
  • Possess current NYS registration as LPN.
  • Prefer one (1) or more years experience in skilled nursing or previous experience in a health care setting.

Status: 10:45pm – 7:15am (16 hours)

From:  $23.00 to $27.54 per hour. 

Phlebotomist

Description: Obtains blood samples from patients for laboratory analysis using accepted clinical methods, taking into account the individual patient’s special physical, mental or age-related needs and performs processing of specimens.  

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prefer a two year degree from an accredited college.
  • Prefer Phlebotomy certification.
  • Possess one (1) month experience in the drawing of the blood samples from clinical patients.  This does not include on-the-job training.
  • Prefer six (6) months experience in the drawing of blood samples from clinical patients.  Possess good computer skills.

Status:  6:00am – 2:30pm (16 hours)

$17.44 per hour.  Experience differential after one year of service.  

Diagnostic Imaging Assistant

Description:  The purpose of this job is to transport patients to and from Imaging, answer telephones and to assist staff Technologists in various ways to complete Radiographic examination taking into account the individual patient’s special, physical and age-related needs.

  • Possess high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prefer prior Radiology experience, prior patient care experience and HIS experience.

Status:   6:00am – 11:15pm – Varied (16 hours)

$15.40 per hour.  Experience differential after one year of service.