Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Otolaryngology

at MaineHealth in Scarborough, Maine, United States

Job Description


For a limited time MaineHealth is offering sign on bonuses for LPNs:
0-1 years of experience eligible for $5,000 (full time)
1-3 years of experience eligible for $7,500 (full time)
3+ years of experience eligible for $10,000 (full time)
Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or Part time LPN position. Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires, per diem hires are ineligible.
Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.

Position Summary

Position is responsible for assisting with total patient care by performing clinical duties under the supervision of physicians and the clinical manager.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: Diploma from an approved practical nursing program.

License/Certifications: Active State of Maine Nursing License or eligible for licensure. Current BLS required.

Experience: Two years' LPN experience preferred.

Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology.

Familiarity with health care systems, regulations, policies and functions.

Understanding of documentation standards.

Knowledge of infectious disease management and control safety standards.

Skill in reading and following written and oral medical orders.

Skill in handling a number of tasks simultaneously.

Ability to perform mathematical calculations for drug dosages.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and diverse patient populations.

Proficient computer skills and knowledge of the electronic medical record.

Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Additional Information

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations across Maine and New Hampshire, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the communities that surround it.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow - programs such as paid parental leave, a flexible work policy, student loan assistance, training and education, along with well-being resources for you and your family.
MaineHealth remains focused on investing in our care team and developing an inclusive environment where you can thrive and feel supported to realize your full potential. If you're looking to build a career in a place where people help one another deliver best-in-class care, apply today.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 939995

Posted On: Jun 07, 2023

Updated On: Sep 05, 2023

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