Penn Medicine LPN - Orthopedics in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
LPN - Orthopedics
Job ID :71969
Job Category: Nursing
Specialty Area: Orthopedics
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: See Job Description
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 235 S 33rd St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) assists with patient/family visits. Performs phone triage. Schedules tests and procedures. Follows up with patients and families. Assures compliance with regulatory standards. This LPN will be supporting multiple surgeons during their office hours, drawing up injections, performing wound care, stich/staple removal, etc. The LPN will also be handling phone calls and dealing with insurance pre-certifications.
Minimum Requirements :
The qualified candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent. Current licensure as an LPN in Pennsylvania and CPR certification are required.
Additional Information :
This is a Monday - Friday, 8 hour day-shift, position.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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