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The Mount Sinai Health System Licensed Practical Nurse- Family Healthcare-Full Time- Day-MSQ in Long Island City, New York

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

To provide high quality, safe, compassionate patient care in an acute care setting by demonstrating clear and concise communication and collaborative skills. Works as an integral member of the care team at the direct patient level, and participates in the management of populations by identifying and bridging gaps in care.

  • Delivers nursing care under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse and documents care delivered in the EPIC medical record.

  • Maintains Clinical Competence

  • Demonstrates a humanistic, kind, and caring attitude in the delivery of health care team and utilizes appropriate line of communication.

  • Performs nursing procedures such as vital signs, phlebotomy, and the medical administration, administration of treatments and vaccines.

  • Enters all vaccine administration data into the EPIC medical record and CIR as necessary.

  • Provides a monthly update on all vaccine inventories.

  • Answers phones and documents calls and responses in EPIC

  • Reports results and instructions to patients over the phone under the direction of the provider.

  • Assists with the preparation of forms as directed by physician

  • Checks supply inventory in the rooms, check expiration dates on all supplies and request necessary supplies on a weekly basis.

  • Keeps a manual temperature log for the vaccine refrigerator.

  • Prepares patient for surgery, diagnostic tests, treatments, and examinations.

  • Reports pertinent clinical information from phone calls and other means of communication to the provider, and provides documentation of conversations in the EPIC medical record.

  • Assists with population management; Chronic and Acute Services and Preventative services.

  • Conduct Transitional Care Management activities in accordance to rules and regulations of Medicaid

  • Participate in high risk / readmission patient quality improvement initiative.

  • Recognizes and supports the unit based model for delivery of nursing care and assumes responsibility for assignments delegated by the Registered Professional Nurse.

Requirement:

  • Completion of an accredited educational program for licensure as a LPN

  • New York State Licensure with current registration as an LPN

  • Current BCLS Certification

  • Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and basic computer

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity and inclusion are drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together and participate actively as a leader within the Mount Sinai Health System by:

  • Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential.

  • Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination.

  • Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers.

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong, and are able to professionally advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history!

Who We Are

Over 42,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai Morningside (formerly Mount Sinai St. Luke’s), and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status.

EOE including Veterans and Disabled

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