Halifax Health/UF Health is seeking an LPN for the UF Surgery Department.
Please click the following link to apply online and search position #64718 - UF Health - Careers
The Licensed Practical Nurse will focus on providing high level patient-centered care in a physician office setting by measuring and recording vital signs, placing patients in exam rooms, preparing patients for exams/procedures, assisting the health care provider with exams/procedures, providing patient support during exams, maintaining medical supply inventory, and stocking exam rooms. The LPN will also provide patient care by administering medications, processing patient phone calls per practice protocols, instructing patients regarding health care and treatments, and providing health care provider with information pertaining to patients' health status. May be required to float to other UFHP practices, as needed, for staffing.
Graduate of an accredited school or training program for Licensed Practical Nursing.
One year of ambulatory care or hospital experience preferred.
Person should display initiative and have the ability to multitask.
Outstanding patient/customer service skills, verbal clarity, team focus, and problem-solving skills are required for the ideal candidate
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current licensure by the State of Florida as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
Maintain current Basic Life Support (CPR).
Must successfully complete medication test within 30 days of hire.
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, two community clinics, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.