Lehigh Valley Health Network LPN-Family Medicine in Trexlertown, Pennsylvania
LEHIGH VALLEY PHYSICIANS GROUP * LVPG Family Med Trexlertown6900 Hamilton Blvd, Trexlertown, PAClinical Support - Physician PracticePart Time 24 hours per week, Day Shift, Mon - Friday 7am - 5pm, one evening per week 24 hours a weekPosted 09/02/2020Req # 18937Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary: The Licensed Practice Nurse (LPN) provides care to designated patients within the Pennsylvania Licensed Practical Nurse Scope of Practice. Provides care coordination across the continuum. Participates in Network quality improvement initiatives. Demonstrates annual competence with clinical skills, clinical equipment, and electronic medical record system. Performs administrative functions as necessary.Minimum Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.N/ADemonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as collaboratively. Demonstrates the ability to initiate, accept, and adapt to change. Demonstrates time management and organizational skills. Accepts and recognizes differences among people. Demonstrates strong communication skills. Excellent computer skills including EMR, word processing, and Excel.Preferred Qualifications: 1 year experience as an LPN. Experience in a physician office practice setting.Licensure and Certifications: Current Pennsylvania Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license. Current BLS (provided during LVPG Orientation).Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.