Oswego Hospital LPN Licensed Practical Nurse Per Diem in Oswego, New York
Cover ACT Team, regulatory monitoring, medication authorizations, injections, patient follow-up. Performs patient counseling and 1:1 observation as needed, performs Physical Crisis Intervention, assists with physical assessments as needed. Completes EKG’s as assigned. Escorts clients to appointments and for transfers. Monitors and documents client behavior and interactions in an open setting. Checks crash cart per policy. Performs medication teaching per patient request under RN supervision. Draws blood for ordered tests per policy. Acts as a team leader, supervising and directing patient care, under RN supervision.
Graduate of an approved LPN program. Current NYS licensure. Completion of Psychopharmacology and Emergency IV Courses within one year of employment. Current certification in CPR. Unit specific orientation. Proficiency in medication administration as well as phlebotomy skills. One year of experience in working with mental health clients preferred.
Job ID: 2020-1117
External Company Name: Oswego Health, Inc.
External Company URL: www.oswegohealth.org
Street: 29 East Cayuga Street