Lafayette General Medical Center

        

Lafayette General Health (LGH) is a healthcare system striving to build a regional healthcare network that delivers excellence in care and outcomes. LGH serves the south-central region of Louisiana by aligning with facilities across a 10-parish area known as Acadiana.

LGH’s flagship hospital, Lafayette General Medical Center, in operation since 1911, is a 501c(3) not-for-profit corporation that does not pay out any revenue to shareholders as for-profits do. LGH also owns or manages Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, St. Martin Hospital, University Hospital & Clinics and Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital, and has several affiliations with facilities across the region.

Both Lafayette General Medical Center and University Hospital & Clinics are major teaching hospitals, providing graduate medical education across many disciplines.

LGH owns Lafayette General Medical Doctors (LGMD), a non-profit corporation that operates and manages several physician clinics including Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics and Otolaryngology (head and neck surgery).

Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Practitioner - LGMD Neurosurgery - Full Time (Job ID: 4599) Location: LGMD Neurosurgery Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: I. The Physician Extender/NP will be responsible for exhibiting concern for high standards in patient care: Assist within the NP or PA scope of practice with comprehensive patient history and physical examination and hospital rounds for patients with medical conditions. Provides hospital rounds for patients followed by Hospitalist Team according to collaborative agreement. Documents patient rounds in SOAP format in progress notes according to Protocol Issues appropriate patient orders according to Protocol Collaborates with Medical Director and physicians to develop protocols to enhance quality patient outcomes. Follows up to monitor outcomes. Assists with clinical problem solving at the unit level. Assists in developing guidelines to ensure quality patient care. Exhibits knowledge of patient rights for all age groups served in...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-UHC ICU-Full Time (Job ID: 5731) Location: UHC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
ICU Tech-LGMC ICU-Full Time (Job ID: 5015) SUMMARY: Cares for patients in the hospital, or other medical facility, under direction of nursing, by performing the following duties. Provides exceptional service and/or care to all patients, customers and team members. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To provide support for patient care and clerical duties. • Assist patient with comfort needs, bathing, hygiene, ambulation, feeding, positioning, and transporting. • Answers call lights to determine patients' needs. • Changes bed linens, runs errands, directs visitors, and answers telephone. • Admit/discharge patients in the computer system. • Maintain and order supplies as necessary. • Assure that sufficient stationary is maintained in all charts. • Monitors supply usage, orders supplies as necessary, and stocks patient rooms/work areas with supplies. • Files patient related reports in the appropriate manner and requests patient...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - UHC Telemetry - Full Time (Job ID: 5117) SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan §The patient and family members will be included in the patient care planning and setting of discharge...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Med Surg - Part Time (Job ID: 5718) 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 patient’s 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...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - UHC Emergency Department - Full Time (Job ID: 4656) SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited to, administering...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - UHC Surgery - PRN (Job ID: 4828) SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited to, administering chemotherapy, providing...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-LGMC ICU-Full Time (Job ID: 4988) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: § The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1. Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Tech-LG Ortho Rehab-PRN (Job ID: 5695) Location: LG ORTHO Employment Status: PRN ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. The Nurse Technician is responsible for a variety of Decision Making/Problem Solving functions. A. Demonstrates the ability to interact therapeutically with patients and family members. B. Practices cost effectiveness in each job-related activity and decision. C. Participates in meetings, in-services, committees, and councils. D. Demonstrates a proactive approach by suggesting changes/ projects to improve patient care and the work environment. E. Is flexible in scheduling to meet the needs of the patient care area. F. Maintains patient and employee confidentiality. II. The Nurse Technician is responsible for Initiative/Commitment in the hospital. A. Must meet clinical competencies specific for assigned unit B. Maintains safe, neat and clean physical environment in patient care area according to OSHA, safety and infection...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Radiology - Full Time (Job ID: 5697) Location: UHC Employment 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 environment in the unit.Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the LPN is proficient in performing supportive patient care and reports the patient’s 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...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - LGSH Recovery - PRN (Job ID: 5702) Location: LGSH Employment Status: PRN SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited to,...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-OAGH Emergency Dept-Full Time (Job ID: 5683) Location: AGH Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 3T Telemetry-Full Time (Job ID: 2510) Location: LGMC Employment Status: Full Time SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan • The patient and family members will be...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 8W Oncology-Full Time (Job ID: 4752) Location: LGMC Employment Status: Full Time SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: § The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan § The patient and...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 5T Medicine-Full Time (Job ID: 2501) Location: LGMC Employment Status: Full Time SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan • The patient and family members will be...
Apr 12, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - LGMC Cath Lab - PRN (Job ID: 5670) Location: LGMC Employment Status: PRN SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited to,...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Orthopedics Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 5672) Location: UHC Employment 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 environment in the unit.Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the LPN is proficient in performing supportive patient care and reports the patient’s 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...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Specialty Care Clinic - Full TIme (Job ID: 5680) Location: UHC Employment 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 environment in the unit.Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the LPN is proficient in performing supportive patient care and reports the patient’s 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...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - UHC - Infusion Center - Full time (Job ID: 5354) Location: UHC Employment Status: FT Summary Summary: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. Responsibilities Responsibilities: •The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. • The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Weekend - St. Martin Hospital Med/Surg - Full Time (Job ID: 5655) Location: SMH Med/Surg Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan §The patient and family members will be included in the patient care planning and setting of discharge objective...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - LGMC Outpatient Surgery - Full Time (Job ID: 5662) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan §The patient and family members will be included in the...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - AGH Surgery - Full Time (Job ID: 5638) Location: AGH Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Specialty RN will fulfill all essential duties and responsibilities of the RN job description below as well as the following: 1.Will be a resource to other units within the hospital for specific patient care needs including but not limited...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - LGMD Internal Medicine Perrin-Bellelo - Full Time (Job ID: 5639) Location: LGMD Employment 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 environment in the unit.Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the LPN is proficient in performing supportive patient care and reports the patient’s 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...
Apr 05, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - UHC Central Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 5646) SUMMARY: The registered nurse provides nursing care according to the physician’s 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 RN is responsible and accountable for individual, autonomous nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of tasks and nursing activities in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: The nurse may be placed in the charge nurse role. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: §The Registered Nurse will perform a comprehensive nursing assessment, develop and implement a patient treatment plan consistent with the objectives of the multi-disciplinary treatment plan §The patient and family members will be included in the patient care planning and setting of...
Apr 05, 2021