Stony Brook University Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Mineola & Commack Clinic Locations in Commack, New York

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Mineola & Commack Clinic Locations

Description

Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):

High School diploma (or foreign equivalent or higher) and a valid NYS License in Practical Nursing. Four (4) years of related full time experience in a healthcare setting. Experience with taking vital signs and blood drawing.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in a Family or Internal Medicine practice. Experience conducting EKG’s. Phlebotomy certified. Experience conducting spirometry tests. Experience using EMR system(s). Spanish/English bilingual. Familiarity with the WTC Healthcare Program.

Brief Description of Duties:

The Stony Brook WTC Health Program offers comprehensive, integrative healthcare of 9/11-related illnesses for WTC disaster responders. Integral to our mission of patient-centered care is an enduring support community, advocacy for our 9/11 responders, and cutting edge research efforts.The incumbent for this role must be willing to work and travel between our Mineola and Commack Clinics.

The incumbent must possess excellent organizational and communication skills and will be responsible to perform the following duties:

  • Provide direct patient care to include: phlebotomy, spirometry and recording vital signs (blood pressure, pulse rate, height and weight); Gather information from patients to fill out the medical monitoring questionnaire; Perform patient injections as prescribed by the physician; Take notes on visit; Screen lab values as assigned and notify attending physician of abnormal values; Prepare patient charts and files as needed; Maintain patient chart flow sheets; Ensure the specimens are collected and delivered in a timely manner.

  • Record results in patient chart and logs; Enter medical information into EMR systems, including, but not limited to, vital signs, medications, past medical and family history and more. Telephone results to other physicians as instructed; Assist with case care management, patient referrals and medical inventory; Participate in QI/QA projects and maintain unit for delivery of high quality care.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Special Notes:

The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.

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  • The incumbent must be willing to work and travel between theMineola and Commack clinic locations.Occasional Saturdays will be required.\

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  • Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more atstonybrook.edu/tobaccofree.

About Stony Brook:

Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

Equal Opportunity Employer, females, minorities, disabled, veterans.

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Job Field: LPN

Primary Location: US-NY-Commack

Official Job Title: Senior Patient Care Specialist

Department/Hiring Area: Medicine - WTCHP

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Aug 9, 2018

Posting End Date: Aug 23, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: $40k - $50k CWE

Salary Grade: N7

Req ID: 1801938