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Licensed Practical Nurse - Infectious Disease Practice
Full Time, 8am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Sellersville, PA 18960

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Under the direction of and in conjunction with RN, the LPN is responsible for delivering patient care to all GVH patients and adheres to the standards set forth in the Nurse Practice Act of Pennsylvania, ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice*, and GVH's policies and procedures. Demonstrates competency in skills necessary to care for/manage assigned patients. The LPN:
  • Implements accepted standards of documentation on patient electronic medical records and other hospital forms to ensure that information affecting a patient, significant other or member of the healthcare team is properly recorded.
  • Administers medications safely according to established policies and procedures.
  • Administers injections.
  • Completes assessment and prepares patient for office visits with physician. Assessment includes taking vital signs and reviewing patient's medical history and current problems.
  • Acts as patient advocate to ensure that patient needs are met.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality to ensure patients' rights to privacy.
  • Implements physician's order and nursing plan of care according to established standards.
  • Performs clerical duties, such as making patient appointments, answering phones, scanning, etc.
  • Recognizes potential and actual emergency situations promptly, and responds within established guidelines to meet the needs of the patient.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Vocational diploma, Licensed Practical Nurse training and over 6 months to 1 year of acute care setting required.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Demonstrated analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions.
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