Ascension Health LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) - Clinics in Broadalbin, New York

Job ID: 249326

LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) - Clinics

Broadalbin, New York


Additional Job Information

Title: LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) - Clinics

City, State: Broadalbin, NY

Location: Broadalbin Health Center

Department: SMH Broadalbin Health Center

Additional Job Details: FT ays, 40 Hours, Weekly

Work schedule is primarily days 8:30-5 but includes a rotation of evening hours as needed.

About Us

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) - Clinics provides basic clinical care to clinic patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.


  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Performs routine laboratory tests and simple therapeutic services.

  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

  • Discharge needs are identified and are related to developmental stage (i.e., patient/family educated about or referred to available, appropriate community resources

  • Handles multiple patient assignments, properly prioritizes care

  • Gathers patient clinical data to prepare patient for visit with provider

  • Documents clearly and concisely; gathers patient data and communicates timely/appropriately; follows quality guidelines



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the New York Department of Education obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Technical School

  • Graduate of LPN program

  • Medical Office experience preferred

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.