Licensed Practical Nurse- Eatontown Ambulatory Care Center (Physician Practice)


HMH PHYSICIAN SERVICES, INC. Eatontown Requisition # 2022-117051 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysAs Needed On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Address135 Route 35, Eatontown, 07724

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Overview

How have YOU impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Be a part of Hackensack Meridian Health's newest Ambulatory Heath Venture! 

Eatontown Health and Wellness is a new state of the art medical facility that will provide high quality, convenient and easy access to all patient's health and wellness services under one roof. Offering access to urgent care, primary care physicians, specialty physicians,  lab, and imaging services for patients in our communities.

HMH is seeking customer service oriented individuals to provide clinical care and to create the best possible patient experience. The Health and Wellness Center will be a multispecailty experience for our patients and team members. We are creating a team approach for the entire center where all resources will be shared. Some of the services in the center will be:

Primary Care

Pediatrics

OBGYN

Breast Surgery

Multispecialties
Join the Hackensack Meridian Health and Wellness Center Team and be part of the magic of reimagined patient care.

*The ideal candidate will have flexibility to work in any assigned practice location and work varied and rotating days/evening and weekends schedules

The primary role of the LPN is to provide clinical support, under the direction of the clinical supervisors and/or RN professional to ensure smooth patient flow and physician and patient satisfaction. Serves as a liaison between the patients and the provider. Administers medications and treatments as per RN orders and completes all assigned tasks.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a LPN at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

  • Demonstrates knowledge and competency in completing assigned treatments and procedures according to established standards and policies. Follows plan of care as directed by the RN and/or clinical supervisors. Examples may include but are not limited to:
    • a. Complies with appropriate physician orders.
    • b. Observes, reports and assists in meeting patient needs as per plan of care.
    • c. Records vital signs, intake and output other related responsibilities.
    • d. Supports/reinforces patient teaching and discharge planning.
    • e. Assists patients with personal hygiene, nutrition and daily activities.
    • f. Appropriately utilizes and cares for technical equipment and supplies.
    • g. Assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and surgical procedures appropriate to the unit.
  • Reports timely and accurate changes in the patient's condition, including a change in vital signs and/or blood sugars. Turns in assignment sheet for evaluation.
  • Adapts work schedule to meet the needs of the unit. Ensures adequate staffing needs are met through willingness to float.
  • Appropriately participates in emergent situations. Assists with and reassures patients and families.
  • Assignments are accurately completed with appropriate supervisory counseling.
  • Completes patient related activities within scheduled time periods.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, education, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned service area.
  • Appropriately completes data collection, plan of care and intervention of patient care. Utilizes data information systems appropriately.
  • Clinical practice accurately reflects Code of Ethics, Board of Nursing and the New Jersey Department of Health regulations, JCAHO and institutional policies and procedures and promotes professional ethics/standards.
  • Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
  • Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs.
  • A strong sense of accountability for improving the lives of our patients and their caregivers.
  • Dedication to ongoing education.
  • The ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care based on a strong sense of patient focus.
  • Excellent customer service skills

 

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Fluency in the Spanish language preferred

 

Licenses and Certifications Required:

  • NJ Licensed Practical Nurse 
  • Current and valid BLS/CPR Certification by American Heart Association

 

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!      

Our Network

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.