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Licensed Tech (LPN) Neurotrauma PCU (NTPCU)

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

20 bed PCU specializes in the care of Neuro/Trauma surgery and is the secondary stroke unit for hemorrhagic stroke patients. Four beds in this unit are dedicated for an Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and two beds are equipped for Chronic Ventilator patients. 

Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Accepts appropriate delegated tasks from Registered Nurse.  Partners with the RN in collecting data, planning and implementing patient/resident care. Assists with throughput initiatives with a focus on enhancing the patient and customer experience.  May assist with focused education which aides in decreasing readmissions and improving patient experience. Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development to appropriately care for patients/residents served.

This is the job opportunity that could change your nursing career. At Carilion Clinic, our team makes a difference where it matters: in the homes and hearts of patients and families seeking attentive, superior healthcare. You will thrive in our forward-thinking environment through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and tuition options. Join an organization that has earned significant clinical accolades. Here your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.

 

Duties of the Licensed Tech Inpatient includes, but not limited to, the following:

  • Responsible for obtaining and validating medication reconciliation on admission and discharge.
  • Responsible for discharge focused teachings delegated by RN.
  • Assist with wound care.
  • Assist with safe patient ambulation.
  • Role model customer service excellence and related initiatives.
  • Mentor Nurse Assistants and is an active preceptor to NA’s.
  • Active in unit base council activities/initiatives.
  • Own LOS on unit and actively participates in unit based initiatives.
  • Obtaining vital signs and focused patient assessment.

 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing school either for practical nursing or registered nurses.

Experience: Healthcare experience preferred.

Licensure/Certification: Licensed to practice nursing LPN in the state of Virginia. Must obtain/maintain AHS BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain AHA BLS based on specific work unit.

Other: Employee should enroll into an accredited Registered Nurse program within 15 months of hire.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 54614 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening/Night 
Shift Details: DEN
Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN 
Recruiter Phone:  
Recruiter Email: efallen@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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