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Licensed Practical Nurse - Ambulatory

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Lee Health
Categories: Nursing
Type: HUB Req
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Are you a caring, compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN who enjoys helping patients in a team-oriented setting?

Lee Health has more than 77 medical office locations in which our LPNs work…from Naples to Port Charlotte. Here, employees feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database.

Our Full Time LPNs have guaranteed 40 hour work weeks, market competitive pay and exceptional benefit packages including: Medical, Dental, Vision, 5%- 403b match, Paid Time Off. We even offer Tuition Reimbursement and / or Grants to grow your nursing career with Lee Health.
Because we care.

The LPN is responsible for providing an excellent customer experience while ensuring patient care is delivered safely, effectively and efficiently. This position is responsible for collecting data (directly or telephonically) and the safe delivery and documentation of the administration of treatments and medications which is based on patient response to treatments, medications and changes in condition. Educates patients, follows providers orders under the guidance and discretion of a registered nurse and regulatory agencies. The Licensed Practical Nurse collaborates with team members to ensure the achievement of desired patient outcomes.

Requirements:

• Graduate of accredited Practical/Vocational Nursing program
• State of Florida LPN Licensure
• AHA BLS (Must obtain within first 90 days of hire)
• Early/late hours and/or weekends (may be required)

Preferences:
• Previous LPN experience
• Proficient use of Electronic Health Record (EHR)
• Above average written and verbal communication skills
• Adaptable and participative with technological changes


External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
General Requirements (has the ability to…)
Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Crouch - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Overhead Work Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for…)
Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…)
Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hand Manipulation (ability with…)
Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
25 to 34 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
35 to 50 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Environmental (may be exposed to…)
Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)