Clinic Nurse- Licensed Practical Nurse

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



**JOB DESCRIPTION:** Clinic Nurse- Licensed Practical Nurse
**LOCATION:** Lock Haven
**DEPARTMENT:** Community Medicine
**WORK SCHEDULE:** Days/ Evenings
**WORK TYPE:** Full Time
JOINING INCENTIVE AVAILABLE FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS
**JOB SUMMARY:**
Provides primary clinical support to the provider, patient and their family to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of the patient's condition. Follows up on diagnostic testing to ensure completion, accuracy, and filing of same in medical record to ensure continuity and quality of care. Promotes a clean environment. Meets the qualifications to provide care for patients in specific age range on their assigned clinical area.
Works under the general direction of the Site Lead for daily operational issues.
Performs duties to provide the highest level of patient care and maximize patient
satisfaction.
**COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:**
Demonstrates good organizational skills and effective communication skills.
**EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:**
Graduate of accredited nursing program, current PA license or eligible for licensure.
Must be qualified to pass medications. Must be BLS certified.
One year prior medical/surgical or clinic related experience preferred.
**WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:**
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment.
**_T_** **_he specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job._**
**OUR PURPOSE & VALUES:** Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. **KINDNESS:** We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. **EXCELLENCE:** We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. **LEARNING:** We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. **INNOVATION** : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
**GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER: (GMC),** located Danville, Pa., the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Childrens Hospital. GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the regions only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, womens health (in the Womens Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics. The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.
**ABOUT GEISINGER:** Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org , or connect with us on Facebook at acebook.com/geisingerhealth , Instagram at nstagram.com/geisingerhealth/ , LinkedIn at inkedin.com and Twitter at witter.com/geisingerhealth .
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
Associated topics: anesthetist crna, certified nursing assistant, clinical, cna, crna, family medicine, ob, prac, practice, practitioner

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