LPN Unit Assistant PD - Cardiology Medicine
Company: St. Tammany Parish Hospital
Posted on: January 25, 2023
At St. Tammany Health System, delivering world-class healthcare
close to home is our goal. That means we are committed to
attracting and retaining the very best professionals for every
position in our hospital system.
We believe the pristine beauty of St. Tammany Parish adds to our
attractive compensation package. The health system is nestled in
the heart of Covington on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain. It
is a peaceful, scenic, community-oriented area with an abundance of
amenities to suit every taste.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Scheduled Weekly Hours: TBD
Work Shift: 7am -pm
Summary of the Job:
The LPN UA position is responsible for supporting inpatient nursing
care units under the direction of the registered nurse (RN)
Current Louisiana LPN Licensure and BLS through the American Heart
Association required. Intravenous (IV) Therapy certification
required. Additional certification requirements vary by department.
Effective communication, time management, and organizational skills
required. Must have typing and computer skills, knowledge of
medical terminology, and be able to perform detail oriented tasks.
Ability to meet weekend and holiday requirements.
One year med/surg experience preferred.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but
are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of
time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work
with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required:
Constant (67%-100%) - seeing
Frequently (34%-66%)- lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching,
handling/feeling, talking, hearing
Occasionally (1%-33%)- climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), stooping,
Each St. Tammany Health System staff member is expected to conduct
himself or herself according to our mission, vision and values.
Please take time to review those expectations, which can be found
by clicking here, before applying for employment. If you feel you
are unable to demonstrate those characteristics, we respectfully
request that you do not proceed with the application process.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
St. Tammany Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. St.
Tammany Health System is committed to equal employment opportunity
for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship,
sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability
status, genetic information or any other protected characteristic
under applicable law.
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