Licensed Practical Nurse Signing Bonus
Company: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Posted on: October 18, 2020
The Licensed Practical Nurse Allergy Clinic supports the
healthcare team members in the provision of patient care to include
patient care, providing healthcare information to
following established plan of care. The LPN works in close
collaboration with the RN or a licensed healthcare team member to
patient's plan of care and progress toward goal attainment. All
activities are undertaken with the delegation/supervision of a
professional in accordance with VUMC standards and licensure
$4,000 signing bonus available to eligible new hire for this
the first multi-specialty program in the country dedicated to
diseases. If you
have asthma, allergy or sinus problems, we offer total care
treatment, resolution and management - all under one roof.
If you need
relief from allergy, sinus or asthma issues, we can help you feel
fast. Vanderbilt is the first multi-specialty program in the
dedicated to the evaluation, treatment, and management of airway
Patients have access to a total care system that encompasses
treatment, resolution, and management.
Position Shift (West End Location):
Thursday 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
here to view how Vanderbilt Health employees celebrate the
difference they make
University Medical Center:
Located in Nashville,
Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching,
patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to
each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place
expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your
challenged. It is a place where your diversity - of culture,
and leading - is sought and celebrated. It is a place where
employees know they
are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take
exceptional pride in
their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday.
is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in
education, and research.
Our Nursing Philosophy:
We believe highly skilled and specialized nursing care is
essential to Vanderbilt University Medical Center's mission of
patient care, education and research. We believe nursing is an
applied art and
science focused on helping people, families and communities reach
health and well-being.
Achieve the Remarkable:
Learn more about VUMC
-- Benefits: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/benefits.html
& Professional Development:
In Nashville: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/nashville.html
Preferred Education, Skills, and Experiences:
-- Active LPN license
-- Graduate of an approved discipline specific program and 1 year
experience or the equivalent.
-- Nursing experiencein an outpatient setting highly desired
-- Nursing experience in Asthma, Sinus, Allergy, ENT, or related
discipline highly desired
- Heavy Work category requiring exertion
of 50 to 100 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 20 to 50 lbs.
force frequently and/or up to 10 to 20 lbs. of force continually to
- Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in
- Occasional: Lifting over 35 lbs:
Raising and lowering objects from one level to another, includes
pulling over 35 lbs, with help of coworkers or assistive
- Occasional: Carrying under 35 lbs:
Transporting an object holding in hands, arms or shoulders, with
coworkers or assistive device.
- Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk
bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring
of lower extremities and back muscles
- Occasional: Climbing: Ascending or
descending stairs/ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and
- Occasional: Kneeling:Bending legs at
knees to come to rest on knee or knees.
- Occasional: Crouching/Squatting:
Bending body downward and forward by bending legs and
shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above
- Occasional: Reaching above shoulders:
Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.
- Frequent: Standing: Remaining on one's
feet without moving.
- Frequent: Walking: Moving about on
- Frequent: Lifting under 35 lbs:
Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to
- Frequent: Push/Pull: Exerting force to
move objects away from or toward.
- Frequent: Balancing: Maintaining body
equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, crouching
maneuvering self, patient and equipment simultaneously while
large and small spaces
- Frequent: Reaching below shoulders:
Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.
- Frequent: Handling: Seizing, holding,
grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands.
- Frequent: Fingering: Picking,
pinching, gripping, working primarily with fingers requiring
- Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity:
Requiring the use of both hands
- Frequent: Communication: Expressing or
exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.
- Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the
variances of sounds, tones and pitches and able to focus on single
of auditory information
- Continuous: Vision: Clarity of near
vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with
perception, peripheral vision, color vision.
- Continuous: Smell: Ability to detect
and identify odors.
- Continuous: Feeling: Ability to
perceive size, shape, temperature, texture by touch with
- Occasional: Chemicals and Gasses:
Medications, cleaning chemicals, oxygen, other medical gases used
- Frequent: Pathogens: Risk of exposure
to bloodborne pathogens and other contagious illnesses.
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