LPN II

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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/20/2016

Samaritan Medical Center Watertown, NY

Company
Samaritan Medical Center
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
9352
AJE Ref #
576049272
Location
Watertown, NY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Possesses a thorough knowledge of nursing principles. Demonstrates ability to provide quality resident care. Must possess and demonstrate knowledge of the appropriate means to provide care to the population being hired to care for, along with knowledge of the age specific needs and growth and development requirements. Possesses ability to assess resident s needs, e.g. clinical, teaching, mental and spiritual. Must have good hearing and vision abilities. Must recognize safety issues to self and others and be able to assess and implement use of lifts or other personnel to lift and move residents of all sizes and weights in a safe manner throughout the entire shift. Must be able to function well in stressful situations and have good, creative, problem-solving skills. Strong leadership skills with the ability to prioritize and delegate. Demonstrated commitment to quality, timely, and cost-effective resident care. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and written and verbal communication skills required. Detail attentiveness required. Individual must be self motivated and willing to self-direct. Ability to simultaneously handle multiple assignments and projects with speed and accuracy. Able to work efficiently and effectively under time constraints. Previous LPN experience in long term care or acute care hospital preferred. Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing. Approved pharmacology course or previous medication experience and successful achievement in medications exam. Knowledge of new trends and techniques in Nursing. Current NYS LPN license. Current BLS certification required. Samaritan is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, Minorities, Disabled, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.



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