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
RN Specialty-LGMC ICU-Part Time (Job ID: 5152) Location: LGMC Employment Status: PT 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Ambulatory Practice Coordinator - LGMD Flex Staff - Full Time (Job ID: 5484) Location: LGMD Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: Promotes compliance of assigned clinical departments in collaboration with department managers and directors and under the direction of the Ambulatory Nursing Manager/Director. Educates Clinic Staff of regulatory standards and is responsible for clinic and staff development. Provides leadership and coordination for improving the organization's safe practice and evaluates the impact that systems improvements have on the patients and employees. Demonstrates professional responsibility and accountability for own practice and supports the department's' philosophy of nursing. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Patient Nurse Navigator - UHC Oncology Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 6861) Location: UHC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: Provides individualized assistance to patients, families and caregivers and the community to help overcome healthcare system barriers and to facilitate timely access to quality medical and psychosocial care throughout the continuum of care. Under general administrative direction, coordinates referrals from physicians and health care facilities for patients; provides a significant level of patient education related to their illness and planned treatment Improves overall outcomes by reducing delays between abnormal testing, diagnosis and treatment; and reducing patient and family anxiety. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Patient Coordination/Advocate - wo rks closely with physicians in all specialty areas to coordinate patient’s care plan communication; works with multidisciplinary team to maintain and implement...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN-LGMC Mother Baby-Full Time (Job ID: 6872) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: The licensed practical 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. 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 plan, and discharge plan Delivers compassionate care to patients and supports members of the patient’s family Includes the patient and caregivers in this process to obtain accurate information/history and contributes to the RN’s assessment Evaluates the patient’s needs, reports findings in a timely manner, evaluates the patient frequently to...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - LGMC Emergency - Full Time (Job ID: 3909) 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 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-OCSP Surgery-PRN (Job ID: 5970) Location: OCSP Employment Status: PRN 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 treatment plan • The...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Tech-LGMC 9W Med Tele-PRN (Job ID: 6720) Location: LGMC 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 control...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - LGMC Community Vaccine Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 6851) Location: LGMC 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN-LGMC 5T Medicine-Full Time (Job ID: 6686) Location: LGMC 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 members of the...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - Observation - PRN (Job ID: 6895) Location: LGMD Employment Status: PRN 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - LGMC Cancer Center Infusion - Full Time (Job ID: 6897) 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. 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 treatment plan • The...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Tech-LGMC 3T Telemetry-PRN (Job ID: 6127) Location: LGMC 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 control...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - SMH Emergency Department - Full Time (Job ID: 6265) Location: SMH 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Central Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 6879) 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...
Aug 02, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Tech-LGMC 8T Post Op-PRN (Job ID: 5629) Location: LGMC 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 control...
Jul 26, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-UHC Recovery-Part Time (Job ID: 6843) Location: UHC Employment Status: PT 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,...
Jul 26, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Critical Care Nurse Manager-LGMC NICU-Full Time (Job ID: 6792) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: This position provides managerial and clinical support to patients and staff. Uses depth and breadth of clinical management knowledge to ensure the provision of high quality, safe, and cost effective patient care. Demonstrates clinical expertise and oversees the leadership of clinical, financial, and personnel management of assigned areas. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises all department staff. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Oversees the operations of the unit to ensure smooth and efficient patient care management. Assures appropriate patient assignments. Completes daily rounding on patients and staff to ensure quality provision of care as per our Journey 2 Excellence expectations.  Manages the department to ensure patient and employee satisfaction while promoting safety and retention. Serves as a real-time...
Jul 26, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN-UHC Telemetry-Full Time (Job ID: 6783) 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 care...
Jul 26, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN-UHC Med Surg-Part Time (Job ID: 6685) SUMMARY: The licensed practical 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. 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 plan, and discharge plan § Delivers compassionate care to patients and supports members of the patient’s family § Includes the patient and caregivers in this process to obtain accurate information/history and contributes to the RN’s assessment § Evaluates the patient’s needs, reports findings in a timely manner, evaluates...
Jul 20, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Inhouse Agency-OLG-PRN (Job ID: 6682) 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 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...
Jul 20, 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...
Jul 20, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 4T Med Tele-Full Time (Job ID: 1868) 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. 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 treatment plan • The patient and family members will be included in the patient care planning and setting of discharge objective •...
Jul 20, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Inpatient Care Manager-LGMC Care Management-Full Time (Job ID: 6711) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT Summary Summary: Uses skilled intervention, clinical best practice knowledge and collaboration with the patient, physician and multidisciplinary treatment team to concurrently pace care, achieve quality outcomes and negotiate appropriate reimbursement. Ensures the timely and seamless clinical transition of patients through medically appropriate levels of care. Responsibilities Responsibilities: • Represents LGH to all our customers (patients, family members, significant other, physicians, etc.) as caring, concerned, compassionate and efficient healthcare organizations. • Supports LGH's goals and objectives. • Create a working relationship with medical staff members, employees and management of LGH, which allows for accomplishing the desired goals and objectives of LGH and the Case Management department. • Ensures proper and complete documentation to...
Jul 20, 2021
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-OSMH Emergency Dept-PRN (Job ID: 6702) Location: SMH Employment Status: PRN Summary Responsibilities Responsibilities: • The Team Leader is responsible for the quality of the care provided to patients during their shift. Functions as care coordinator. • Maintains high standards of patient care: o Participates, evaluates and reports PI Plan. o Accountable for staff guidance through PI plan. • Promotes high standards in Human Resources: • Rewards unit staff through awards and recognition. • Assists with the evaluation of staff. • Responsible for staff discipline while on duty. • The Team leader is responsible for resource management within the department: • Meets professional requirements in a timely manner and is attentive to detail: o Patient Assignments o Promotes adherence to quality initiatives. • Risk management • Plans activities in an organized, accountable manner: • Plans patient care in an organized,...
Jul 20, 2021