Licensed Practical Nurse - Evenings - $2K Sign On Bonus - UPMC Muncy Place Job
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Muncy, PA, US
Full-Time - Regular
2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Are you a caring and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with a special place in your heart for the
older geriatric population? If you are searching for an opportunity to have
variety in your day and to be challenged as a nurse, UPMC Muncy Place could be the perfect fit for
We are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to
join our team Monday-Friday from 2:30pm to 11:00pm spending 50/50 of their as a
LPN and as an Unit Clerk! This position requires an every 4th weekend on call
As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will
provide resident care within the scope of the Practical Nurse Act of
Pennsylvania. In collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary
team, you will ensure the physical, medical, and psychosocial needs of
residents are met.
Sign On Bonus Details
(Full-Time or Flex Full-Time)
Anyone hired into a
full-time role will receive a $2,000.00 sign on bonus, upon signing a one-year
employment agreement with UPMC. Details on the bonus would be given at the time
of an offer, if chosen.
the RN and interdisciplinary team in evaluating, planning, and
implementing plans of care.
responsibility for assignment and views problems as challenges.
effectively with residents and families about care concerns. Instructs and
with all safety policies and procedures, including Infection Control
with established medication use policies.
receives feedback and direction.
to the unit activities including, but not limited to, responding to call
lights and telephones, passing meal trays and transporting residents.
awareness of behavior on the efficient functioning of the department.
the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with all members of the
health care team. Demonstrates awareness of cultural diversity, horizontal
violence and impairment in the health professions. Cares for residents,
staff, and self by supporting and promoting a culture of safety in the
workplace, recognizing hazards, reporting and investigating incidents in a
timely manner in accordance with policies, regulations, and prudent practices.
any resident or family concerns with RN in charge, so that issues can be
appropriate and effective communication strategies.
professional and respectful interpersonal relationships.
and communicates learning needs to the Unit Manager/Nursing Leader.
and records resident's symptoms, condition, and/or reactions to
medications and treatments and reports results to the RN in charge.
care given by Certified Nursing Assistants to ensure adequate and timely
care is provided.
in resident care conferences.
in self-review as requested by Unit Manager.
assigned work in a timely and productive manner.
to performing new or challenging skills, requests assistance and reviews
relevant policies and procedures.
appropriate, direct resident care. Gives injections, takes vital signs,
performs basic diagnostic tests, observes residents, dresses wounds,
administers medication. Provides IV therapy as permitted by practice act
assistance to help in planning and prioritizing activities as needed.
adheres to all policies and practices relative to resident care and
and supports changes within the department.
- Takes action to improve knowledge, skills and performance based on
feedback or from self-identified development needs.
of a Practical Nursing Program approved by the State Board of Nursing. Long
term care experience preferred
Licensure, Certifications, and
- CPR required based on AHA standards that include
both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Practical Nurse (LPN)
33 with renewal
34 with renewal
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opportunity Employer/ Disability/ Veteran.
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