Licensed Practical Nurse – Med Surg Telemetry
Job ID: 93355
Area of Interest: Nursing
Location: Glen Burnie,MD US
Hours of Work: 8P-830A Mon-Fri, includes Holidays & Wknds
Job Facility: UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Med Surg Telemetry (4 South)
UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center
Full-Time – Night Shift
Glen Burnie, Maryland
We are actively seeking candidates for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Med Surg position to join our nursing team at the University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center.
General Summary Under moderate supervision, the staff Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is a licensed caregiver who performs as a team member who has a thorough knowledge of scientific principles, methods, and technical skills to treat and care for adult and older adult patients. All work is performed under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.
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At the University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, our registered nurses have earned the highest level of respect as a critical factor in our success— and that of our patients. As part of the acclaimed University of Maryland Medical System, our facility is one of three ANCC Pathway to Excellence® designated hospitals in Maryland. UM BWMC features one of the state’s busiest emergency departments, as well as a team of experts who care for our community and one another.
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4 South is a 24-bed acute adult medical/surgical/telemetry unit which serves as the primary floor for Kaiser Permanente patients. The 4 South Nursing care team utilizes a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach and the nursing process to provide comprehensive care to our very diverse patient population.
The patients on 4 South undergo a variety of treatments that may include surgeries, radiology, interventional radiology, endovascular procedures, laboratory studies, cardiac/ hemodynamic monitoring, fluid and electrolyte replacement. Patients accepted to 4 South are from all areas of the hospital, including the Emergency Department, and Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
Patients may also be received directly from provider’s offices or transferred from other facilities. Patients are assigned to 4 South by the Bed Flow Coordinator or Nursing Supervisor in conjunction with the 4 South Charge Nurses.
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What You Need to Be Successful:
- Graduation from an accredited school of Practical Nursing is required.
- Currently licensed by the Maryland State Board of Nursing required.
- Recent appropriate nursing practice (within the past 5 years) or refresher course within the past six (6) months.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW