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Lafayette General Health

Dec 09, 2020
Lafayette General Health Lafayette, LA, USA
Location: LGMD - Orthopedic ClinicEmployment Status: FT SUMMARY: The Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care according to the physicians orders and in conformance with the ANA Standards of Practice and Care, ANA Code of Ethics, unit specific standards, patient care policies and procedures, unit specific policies and procedures, and the Louisiana Nurse Practice Act. The LPN will assist in maintaining a safe, neat and clean physical enviroment in the unit. Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the LPN is proficient in performing supportive patient care and reports the patients signs, symptoms and any unusual occurrences.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Licensed Practical Nurse works under the direction of the Registered Nurse Obtains information to contribute to an accurate and current patient assessment, patient care and discharge plan Delivers compassionate care to patients and supports members of the patients family Includes the patient and caregivers in...
Dec 09, 2020
Lafayette General Health Lafayette, LA, USA
Location: LGMCEmployment Status: Full TimeSUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing careaccording to the physicians orders and in conformance with the ANA Standardsof Practice and Care, ANA Code of Ethics, unit specific standards, patient carepolicies and procedures, unit specific policies and procedures, and theLouisiana Nurse Practice Act. The RN isresponsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice anddetermines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities inaccordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORYRESPONSIBILITIES:The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role.ESSENTIAL DUTIESAND RESPONSIBILITIES:The Registered Nurse will perform acomprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatmentplan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment planThe patient and family members will be includedin the patient care planning and setting of discharge objectiveImplements nursing care through services...
Dec 09, 2020
Lafayette General Health Lafayette, LA, USA
Location: LGMC Facility ServicesEmployment Status: FPRNSUMMARY:Operates and maintains stationary engines and mechanicalequipment, such as chillers, pumps, compressors, generators, and steam boilersto provide for utilities such as light, heat, and power for refrigeration, airconditioning, and other services for the hospital.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:1.Performs routine maintenance, lubrication, cleaning ofboilers and boiler room equipment on a daily basis. Cleans boiler room on a daily basis.2.Inspects the equipment and the operation of the boilerroom periodically to see that safety regulations are met and efficientoperations are maintained.3.Tests boiler and cooling tower water condition and addschemical treatment to maintain proper limits and to prevent deposits.4.Starts, stops, adjusts, and regulates mechanicalequipment such as engines, compressors, generators, pumps, and steam boilersduring the respective shift.5.Checks water level in boilers routinely and tests...
Dec 09, 2020
Lafayette General Health Lafayette, LA, USA
Location: LBHU Employment Status: PRNSUMMARY:The Recreational TherapistPosition is responsible for recreational, leisure and therapeutic activities.The position will function as a member of the treatment team and interact withpatients in activities designed to fulfill individualized treatment goalswithin a psychosocial rehabilitative program.SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE:1)Assure provision of recreation services and therapeutic activities throughindividual and group programs to attain or maintain the highest practical levelof physical, mental, spiritual, and psychosocial well-being. 2) Complete use of leisure time/recreational assessments on patients. 3) Participate as a member of the treatment team in order to integrate leisureactivities, socialization and recreational services as part of the totalpatient plan of care. 4) Develop structured programs that will offer the clients the opportunity toreduce stress, improve mood, increase activity level and social skills. 5) Document activities...