LPN - Community Health Delivery Systems - Kendall, FL

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Job location: Miami, FL


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-06-26
Req: R100030357
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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

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The University has been named on Forbes's Best Employers list for two consecutive years, and is the only university in Florida to receive this honor.

The University of Miami/UHealth Department of Community Health Delivery Systems in Kendall, FL has an exciting opportunity for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The LPN works under the direction of a Registered Nurse as a part of a team to provide quality care to designated patients. Responsibilities include but are not limited to participating in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care, as well as cooperating with the members of the nursing and medical staffs and other hospital departments. The LPN works within the scope of practice within the Florida Board of Nursing Practice Act.

The minimum requirements are as follows: Must have a Current FLorida LPN license, graduate from an accredited LPN school as well has one year LPN experience preferably in a hospital setting; will consider recent licensed graduates.

You must also posses your BLS certification.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.



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Full time

Employee Type:

Staff

Pay Grade:

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Posted: 6/27/2019
Application Due: 8/26/2019
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