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Job Title:   Licensed Practical Nurse/ U Health Reproductive and Fertility Center
Pay Grade:   h84
Pay Band Min / Max:   $36,900.00  -  $59,000.00
Position Number:   P100005607
Department / Hospital:   Uhealth Reproductive & Fertility Center -STA

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. At the U, we are committed to attracting and retaining a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. 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 subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. 


The UHealth Reproductive and Fertility Center currently has an exciting opportunity for a Licensed Practical Nurse. 
Provides direct and individualized nursing care to an assigned group of patients• Collects patient assessment data and notifies appropriate medical team of actual and/or potential problem and needs on an ongoing basis; records information concisely, accurately, and completely• Takes patient vital signs: temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respirations and records on patient record; reports any unusual findings to RN / medcial team• Weighs and measures patients and records on patient record• Administer medications and performs treatments and procedures for all patients as assigned• Assists in preoperative, postoperative, and relevant health teaching for patients and families as directed by the RN / medcial team• Participates in team conferences, sharing knowledge, information, and ideas among team members• Performs more-complex nursing activities as competence increases• Participates in emergency care• Communicates frequently with the team leader• Identifies and utilizes appropriate channels of communication• Constructively participates in appropriate committees within the nursing department and/or the hospital• Performs nursing duties as assigned.• Will need to share on-call and work weekend as assigned by RN / medcial team.

Minimum requirements include: Associates Degree. Current/valid FL LPN license. BLS certification. One year of relevant nursing experience required. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.

At the University of Miami School of Medicine, 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. UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

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