Licensed Practical Nurse, Transfer Center

Licensed Practical Nurse, Transfer Center

Website Penn Highlands DuBois

***$2,000 Sign-On/Retention Bonus for Qualified Candidates***

 

AS A LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE, you’ll receive and coordinate calls regarding acute patient transfers, consults, and/or admissions from medical facilities. The LPN utilizes patient logistics software to coordinate patient flow and bed placement. The LPN speaks directly to the referring and receiving providers/staff to coordinate patient care. When not managing calls, the patient transfer center LPN participates in the care of Emergency Department patients. Clinical responsibilities to include (but not limited to) the transport of monitored and non-monitored patients to inpatient units and diagnostic areas, obtaining patient’s vital signs, EKGs, IV initiation, phlebotomy, and assisting physicians with beside procedures.

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

Competitive Compensation based on experience
Shift & Weekend Pay Differentials
Referral Bonus Opportunities
Professional Development
Supportive and Experienced Peers

BENEFITS:

Medical, Dental, and Vision offered the first of the month after your start date
Paid Time Off
403(b) retirement plan with company match
Flex Spending Account
25% discount on services at all Penn Highlands Healthcare facilities
PH DuBois Cafeteria Discount
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Health & Wellness Programs

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Have a current Pennsylvania Practical Nurse License or Temporary Practice Permit
Dysrhythmia course within 1 year of start date in position
Have ability to work flexible hours including shift, weekends, holidays, etc.
Familiarity with medical terminology preferred
Have good communication skills

To apply for this job please visit careers.phhealthcare.org.