Cornerstone Family Healthcare is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for our various departments in our beautiful Community Health Center located in Newburgh, NY.
The position's home department will be in Newburgh, NY, but if coverage is needed, travel to other sites is required (including Highland Falls, NY and New Windsor, NY). Mileage is reimbursed, but applicants must have reliable transportation.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
Provide quality nursing care in the Internal Medicine department, as directed by the lead nurse.
Perform screening procedures and documentation in accordance with Cornerstone's policies and procedures.
Identify potential patient problems, alert the RN or Provider and anticipate orders for intervention.
Perform screening procedures according to Cornerstone's policies.
Assist providers with in-office procedures and exams as needed.
Administer medication, treatments and vaccines according to provider orders and scope of practice.
Perform hearing and vision screenings on children and adults.
Responsible for carrying out Medical Providers orders for the following actions: EKG’s, Emergency response, medication administration (Oral Medications, vaccinations, prescribed treatments) and other procedures according to Provider orders.
Strictly adhere to safe nursing practice including but not limited to Infection Control, National Patient Safety Goals, Medication Management and Waived Testing set forth by Cornerstone's policy and in compliance with Joint Commission and OSHA.
Refer phone calls and patient triage to Lead Nurse or Physician.
Successful completion of LPN program from an Accredited School
NYS Education Department Licensed Practical Nurse
BENEFITS INCLUDE: We offer a highly competitive salary/benefit package including top-notch group medical, dental and vision insurance | Long-term disability and life insurance | Generous Paid time off program | 403(b) Retirement Plan | Supplemental disability, accident, and life insurance.
Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Cornerstone Family Healthcare!
Cornerstone Family Healthcare is a nonprofit community health center located in Newburgh, NY. Our mission is to provide affordable, quality healthcare services to our community
Please submit a Cover Letter, Current Resume, and Salary Requirements to: