Orange Regional Medical Center
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Office Nurse - LPN - Primary and Urgent Care-PDM
at Orange Regional Medical Center
- Job ID
- # Positions
- Shift Type
- D - Day
- If Other - Shift Slot
- Varied 8, 10, and 12 hour shifts. Available for holiday and weekend rotation.
- Normal Working Schedule
- Varied 8, 10, and 12 hour shifts. Available for holiday and weekend rotation. Primary site of coverage Middletown office with possible shift coverage at Monroe office.
- Orange Regional Medical Center
The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (now known as Garnet Health) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Catskill Regional Medical Center, Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional and Orange Medical Groups and Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.
Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Catskill Regional Medical Center - Harris, Catskill Regional Medical Center - Callicoon and Orange Regional Medical Center) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:
- 606 licensed inpatient beds
- Emergency medicine
- Surgical services
- Ambulatory surgery services
- Skilled nursing units
- Cardiology services including emergency and elective angioplasty
- Oncology services from diagnosis to treatment
- Orthopedic services including joint replacements
- Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
- Birthing centers
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
- Outpatient diagnostic imaging
- Geriatric assessment
- Primary and family care practices
- Adult day care
- Mental health and chemical dependency programs
- Diabetes program
- Wound care
- Outpatient infusion services
- Rehabilitation services including: physical, occupational and speech therapy
- Hospitalist services
- Rape intervention and support services
- Community screenings and support groups
Nurses work to promote health, prevent disease, and help patients cope with illness. They are advocates and health educators for patients, families, and communities. When providing direct patient care, they record symptoms, reactions, and progress; assist physicians during treatments and examinations; administer medications; and assist in convalescence and rehabilitation.
Quality, age specific and culturally sensitive care is provided by the nurse who implements interventions to ensure that patient/family needs are addressed including physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs.
Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduate of Licensed Practical Nurse Educational Program
Minimum Experience: 1 year physician office experience preferred.
Required Certification/Registration: Completion of accredited program for Licensed Practical Nursing.
Required Courses/Training: Current LPN license, ongoing and current BLS.
Physical Demands: Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Assists with moving patients. Lifts supplies/equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.
Working Conditions: Contacts with patients under wide variety of circumstances. May be exposed to unpleasant patient elements. Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handles emergency or crisis situations. Occasionally subjected to irregular hours.