Licensed Practical Nurses in Buffalo, Hamburg, NY
Neighborhood Health Center Posted: 2021-09-20
Buffalo, Hamburg, NY 14207
Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) is GROWING and actively seeking a Licensed Practical Nurses at all sites including Hamburg, Blasdell and 2 Buffalo locations. . The LPN will have responsibilities that include, but are not limited to, administering medications and providing treatment prescribed by providers. For more than 30 years, NHC has delivered quality healthcare to the communities we serve.
Neighborhood Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). FQHCs are required to comply with the governor's recent mandate requiring hospital and nursing home workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine. You will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination if an offer of employment is made. The vaccine mandate applies to all personnel employed or affiliated with a covered entity, including volunteers and students. Only a limited medical exemption remains for qualifying individuals.
The LPN will have responsibilities that include, but are not limited to, administering medications and providing treatment prescribed by providers. For more than 30 years, NHC has delivered quality healthcare to the communities we serve.
Performs nursing tasks and responsibilities within the framework of case finding, health teaching, health counseling and provision of supportive and restorative care under direction of a registered professional nurse or licensed physician.
Administer medications and provide treatments prescribed by providers
Performs immunizations and injections
Assists in facilitating patient flow for the provider to ensure a seamless and efficient patient flow
Maintains the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc.
Performs all CLIA waiver tests and ensures all tests are up to date
Demonstrates proper placement and documentation of PPD
Complies patient information in the absence of an RN and consults with medical provider
Graduated from an accredited one or two year nursing school
Must possess a current NYS License as a Practical Nurse
Must have current CPR certification
Exceptional attention to detail and follow-through
For more than 30 years, NHC has delivered quality healthcare to the communities we serve. There are many fantastic benefits to a career at NHC. We offer employees a kind, diverse, team-based work environment with competitive compensation and potential bonus, as well as comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance, 403b match, health savings accounts, generous paid time off and loan forgiveness, if applicable.
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