Licensed Practical Nurse FT

St Thomas Community Health Center

Licensed Practical Nurse FT

New Orleans, LA
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    St. Thomas Community Health Center is looking to add an LPN to our team to provide excellent care to our patients. Our mission to continue to provide excellent care to our community has allowed us to grow as an organization. We are looking for candidates that will utilize the nursing process to provide excellent care, demonstrate exceptional customer service skills, excellent communication skills and exercise proper clinical judgment while providing top quality care. The candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and lead a team or direct clinical staff and assist leadership with assigned duties. The candidate must be able to professionally interact with a multidisciplinary care team while demonstrating leadership skills, critical thinking and working as a team player.

    Education

    Required - High School diploma or equivalent

    Required - Current License in the state of Louisiana.

    Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

    Work Experience

    Required - at least 3 years of experience in an ambulatory care setting.

    Pediatric and Adult experience required

    Management/leadership experience required

    Knowledge Skills and Abilities

    Excellent organizational skills

    Excellent Leadership skills

    Able to proficiently lead a clinical team

    Good time management skills and with self-direction

    Demonstrates Good Judgement

    Good interpersonal skills

    Delegation skills

    Job Duties

    Effectively uses the Nursing Process in the delivery of patient care through data gathering, planning and evaluation.

    Provides care based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to the ages of patients served.

    Communicates effectively and professionally with all patients, guests, family members, and co-workers to ensure a quality patient experience.

    Adapts to rapid change in a positive manner throughout the day as needs of the unit/department change.

    Manages personal professional development and maintains required clinical knowledge, technical skills, training, and credentials.

    Able to lead a team in daily clinic flow and report to the director

    Other related duties as required. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.

    Our Mission

    To provide culturally competent healthcare of the highest quality, regardless of the ability to pay. St. Thomas Community Health Center fosters relevant research and educational activities directed toward achieving health care initiatives that reduce disparities in our community, Central to our mission is acknowledging the role of anti-racism and providing care to all who are in need.

    Location/Facility -

    1936 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130

    2405 Jackson Ave. Bldg. B Suite 222

    1020 St. Andrew Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

    3943 St. Bernard Ave. New Orleans, LA, 70122

    1200 L.B. Landry Ave. New Orleans LA, 70114

    230 Ochsner Blvd, Gretna, LA 70056

    Hours - vary per clinic site Monday - Friday 7:30a -4:30p or 8a to 5p

    Job Type: Full-time