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LPN Licensed Tech Inpatient - Surgical PCU - Days

Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Roanoke ,VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

20 bed telemetry PCU specializes in the care and management of all general and bariatric surgery patients. This unit houses the majority of Enhanced Recovery (ERAS) patients. They also serves as the alternate unit for neuro/trauma surgery patients, hospitalist/medicine patients, and urology/other surgery patients.

This is the job opportunity that could change your nursing career. At Carilion Clinic, our team makes a difference where it matters: in the homes and hearts of patients and families seeking attentive, superior healthcare. You will thrive in our forward-thinking environment through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and tuition options. Join an organization that has earned significant clinical accolades. Here your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.

The Licensed Tech Inpatient participates in the nursing process to administer nursing care under the direction of the RN. Will partner with the RN in collecting data, planning and implementing patient/resident care and assist with throughput initiatives with a focus on enhancing the patient and customer experience.

Duties of the Licensed Tech Inpatient includes, but not limited to, the following:

  • Responsible for obtaining and validating medication reconciliation on admission and discharge.
  • Responsible for discharge focused teachings delegated by RN.
  • Assist with wound care.
  • Assist with safe patient ambulation.
  • Role model customer service excellence and related initiatives.
  • Mentor Nurse Assistants and is an active preceptor to NA's.
  • Active in unit base council activities/initiatives.
  • Own LOS on unit and actively participates in unit based initiatives.
  • Obtaining vital signs and focused patient assessment.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing school either for practical nursing.

    Experience: Healthcare experience preferred.

    Licensure/Certification: Licensed to practice nursing LPN in the state of Virginia. Must obtain/maintain AHS BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain AHA BLS based on specific work unit.

    Other: Employee should enroll into an accredited Registered Nurse program within 15 months of hire, strongly recommended.

    About Carilion

    This is Carilion Clinic ...

    An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

    Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

    Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

    Requisition Number: 93373
    Employment Status: Full time
    Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
    Shift: Day
    Shift Details: Days and EOW
    Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN
    Recruiter Phone:
    Recruiter Email: efallen@carilionclinic.org
    For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

    This is Carilion Clinic ...

    An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

    Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

    Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.



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Keywords: Carilion Clinic, Roanoke , LPN Licensed Tech Inpatient - Surgical PCU - Days, Healthcare , Roanoke, Virginia

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