63400 - Acute Medicine Unit - Patient Mobility Specialist - LPN, Proficient 2 Inpt

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

Become part of a dynamic, collaborative care team responsible for medical 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.

How To Apply

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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $ 26.50 - $ 34.45 Hourly

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

Location: Medical Surgical Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT positions available, D/E/N, 8 and 12 hour sifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy.