Ryan Network

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 1 week ago(3/14/2018 11:09 AM)
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  • Overview

    The William F. Ryan Community Health Network is a group of not-for-profit, federally qualified health centers that deliver high quality, affordable and comprehensive medical care to diverse and underserved communities. We are currently seeking an LPN for our Ryan NENA Community Health Center on the Lower East Side. The work schedule for this position is Mon. – Fri., 9am-5pm; flexibility is required to work 11:30am-7:30pm on Mon. and/or Thurs., when needed.


    Position Overview:

    Provide clinical nursing function based on department’s needs. Assist practitioners; provide patient education and other nursing procedures as assigned in the clinical areas. This work is carried out in support of the mission and goals of Ryan Network.


    Some essential functions of this position are:


    • Under supervision, responsible for screening, discharging, interviewing, counseling, and teaching patients in the clinical areas; reports and documents clinical observations and findings in patient’s medical record. 
    • Responsible for obtaining vital signs including pain and education screen and BMI, administering medications and treatments, and fulfilling specific orders designated by the practitioners. (immunizations, PPD, Inhalation Treatments, etc.) according to nursing standard and Center protocols.  
    • Perform procedures including, but not limited to, EKG’s, Hearing and Vision tests, Bone Density, Blood Glucose, etc. 
    • Assist providers with examinations, minor surgery, etc., and participate in routine diagnostic and therapeutic testing and treatment, as per LPN license.
    • Other duties and/or projects as assigned.


    Minimum Experience and Skills Required:

    • Healthcare delivery experience. Willing to consider and train recent grads.
    • Strong phlebotomy skills
    • Strong organizational skills and ability to think clearly and to work in a busy clinic.
    • Working experience with electronic medical records software.
    • Strong skills in a Microsoft Outlook and Word.

    Education, Licenses and/or Certifications Required:


    • High School Diploma and graduation from an approved School of Practical Nursing.
    • Valid LPN License in New York State.

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • One year of experience in ambulatory setting (emergency room, clinic or health center.)
    • Associate’s Degree in Nursing
    • Phlebotomy certification
    • Bilingual English/Spanish

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    William F. Ryan Community Health Network is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.



    Please forward resume by email to careers@ryancenter.org, and reference the job title in the subject line.



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