Northwell Health Practice LPN - Suffolk County Locations/Various Shifts in Bay Shore, New York

Req Number 001TGP

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Performs various aspects of patient care within assigned patient care unit under direct supervision of Physician.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Administers general nursing care and clinical support to Dermatology ambulatory patients in an assigned area under the direct supervision of the Physician

  • Follows the direction and guidance of the Physician in implementing the nursing process.

  • Performs treatments and procedures as assigned by a Dermatologist and/or Surgeon.

  • Establishes good interpersonal relations with patients, families, and hospital personnel.

  • Must have knowledge of usual dosages, side effects, and reactions to medications patients are receiving, and is able to administer oral, subcutaneous, and intramuscular medications, except for experimental drugs.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing.

  • Licensed to practice as a Practical Nurse in New York State.

  • Ability to communicate effectively.