University of Rochester 53600 - Neurosurgery - Patient Mobility Specialist - LPN-Proficient in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available. D/E/N, 8 and 12 hour shifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy.

Responsibilities

Become part of a dynamic, collaborative care team responsible for neurosurgery patients, patient and staff satisfaction is a priority. The Patient Mobility Specialist under the direction of a registered nurse facilitates patient mobility and ambulation by (1) walking patients (2) transferring patients bed to chair (3) repositioning patients (4) performing range of motion. The Mobility Specialist utilizes patient handling equipment, transfer devices, and protective equipment in accordance with guidelines and vendor specification. Current med/surg experience. Demonstrates problem solving and good communication skills. Ability to be creative and work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary environment.

Qualifications

Requires a diploma from an accredited LPN Nursing Program and an active New York State LPN license in good standing.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: 53600 - Neurosurgery - Patient Mobility Specialist - LPN-Proficient

Location: Medical Surgical Nursing

Job ID: 202158

Regular/Temporary: Regular