Penn State Health LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse - Peds Card Nyes Rd Clinic in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Harrisburg

Work Type: Full Time

Pay: Starting at $18.58

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied

R ecruiter Information: Contact Jennifer Klinger at jklinger3@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

JOB SUMMARY:

Working as an LPN at Penn State Health, you are the heart and backbone of patient care. When respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence guide your quality of care, you will be empowered to make an influential difference in the lives of all our patients. #WeAre committed to helping talented LPNs, like you, deepen your expertise and achieve your goals while still performing patient care including: accurately recording vital signs, discussion health concerns, performing testing, administering injections; assisting with procedures and documentation.

ABOUT PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY:

As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at the Pediatric Cardiology clinic on Nyes Road in Harrisburg, you have the chance to work alongside a group of board-certified pediatric cardiologists, physicians & certified nurse practitioners who treat and manage heart problems in children. The Nyes Rd clinic also serves the general pediatric population from newborn to 18 years. Our providers see acute (sick) patients and well child checks. This fast paced clinic offers opportunities to learn immunizations, lab testing and minor procedures. At this practice site you will work alongside a collaborative team of 6+ nursing professionals and 15+ providers in an out-patient work environment. We offer a flexible schedule, positive team environment, and opportunities for continued learning. If you have an interest in working in pediatrics, this is a great location to build your nursing career.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School diploma required.

Graduate of an approved school of nursing with current license to practice in the state of PA or eligible for licensure in PA required.

BLS required.

1 year experience in an acute or ambulatory care setting preferred.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:

Able to stand & sit constantly; walk frequently.

Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-75 lbs. occasionally.

Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.

Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

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