Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: Mon - Fri 6:30a-5:30p (4-day/10-hour shifts)/Occ. Sat. 8a-12p
Recruiter Contact: Monica Echeverri at Mecheverri@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
***$5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS – eligible to those that qualify***
Nestled between the Hershey and Lancaster regions, the Elizabethtown Medical Group office seeks a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join its’ ranks! On average, this practice will see 100 patients per day, and serves primarily as a Family Practice- while also accommodating General Pediatrics and Gastro-Intestinal specialties.
The desired LPN for this position will be expected to room patients, take vitals, and handle Point-of-Care testing. The LPN will also utilize their phlebotomy skills, administer injections, conduct EKGs, and oversee clerical duties in the aspect of handling prior authorizations and patient messaging. You will likely be paired with one provider, but may change as needed.
Handling an 8 hour/day work week will be expected, along with the occasional Saturday throughout the year. The Elizabethtown team is seeking a team-oriented and personable LPN who remains motivated through the ever-changing clinical duties of the day. We believe that multi-specialty experience is a plus, but not required.
LPN License to practice in the state of employment or eligible for licensure in state of employment required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) required prior to completion of orientation.
One (1) year experience in an acute or ambulatory care setting preferred.
Able to stand & sit constantly; walk frequently.
Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.
Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-75 lbs. occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
WHY PENN STATE HEALTH?
Penn State Health offers exceptional opportunities to learn and grow, exposure to a wide patient population and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained