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-LG Ortho Rehab-PRN (Job ID: 3914) Location: LGMC Employment Status: Full Time SUMMARY: I. The Team Leader is responsible for the quality of the care provided to patients during their shift. Functions as care coordinator. A. Maintains high standards of patient care: 1. Participates, evaluates and reports PI Plan. 2. Accountable for staff guidance through PI plan. B. Promotes high standards in Human Resources: 1. Rewards unit staff through awards and recognition. 2. Assists with the evaluation of staff. 3. Responsible for staff discipline while on duty. II. The Team leader is responsible for resource management within the department: A. Meets professional requirements in a timely manner and is attentive to detail: a. Patient Assignments b. Promotes adherence to quality initiatives....
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty/LGMC Cath Lab/PRN (Job ID: 3915) 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...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Shift Supervisor-AGH Nursing Admin-Part Time (Job ID: 195) SUMMARY: The Shift Supervisor is responsible for exhibiting concern for personal divisional and organizational goals and objectives established for his/her areas of responsibility. He/she demonstrates exceptional completion of goals and objectives with collaborative efforts between departments and community. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: · The Shift Supervisor is responsible for communication skills with subordinates, peers, physicians, patients, community and administration. Uses a variety of communication skills and tools to incorporate follow-through and feedback. · Exhibits knowledge of federal, local and state regulations as well as LGMC Policies and Procedures as demonstrated through proper acceptance and placement of patients; completion of transfer documentation; determining the need for diversion; and calling out on call...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Med Surg - Full Time (Job ID: 3822) 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...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Case Manager RN-LGMC Case Management-Full Time (Job ID: 3872) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT 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. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Represents LGH to all our customers (patients, family members, significant other, physicians, etc.) as caring, concerned, compassionate and efficient healthcare organizations. 2. Supports LGH's goals and objectives. 3. 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. 4. Ensures proper and complete documentation to support the...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC Outpatient Surgery-Full Time (Job ID: 3892) 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 •...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - St. Martin Hospital - Full Time (Job ID: 3903) Location: SMH - Med/Surg 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 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 to patients and supports...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - St. Martin Hospital Med/Surg - PT (Job ID: 3867) Location: SMH Med/Surg 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. 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...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Team Leader - UHC Telemetry - Full Time (Job ID: 3886) ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. The Team Leader is responsible for the quality of the care provided to patients during their shift. Functions as care coordinator. a. Maintains high standards of patient care: i. Participates, evaluates and reports PI Plan. ii. Accountable for staff guidance through PI plan. b. Promotes high standards in Human Resources: i. Rewards unit staff through awards and recognition. ii. Assists with the evaluation of staff. iii....
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty Team Leader (Job ID: 3841) Location: LG ORTHO Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: I. The Team Leader is responsible for the quality of the care provided to patients during their shift. Functions as care coordinator. A. Maintains high standards of patient care: 1. Participates, evaluates and reports PI Plan. 2. Accountable for staff guidance through PI plan. B. Promotes high standards in Human Resources: 1. Rewards unit staff through awards and recognition. 2. Assists with the evaluation of staff. 3. Responsible for staff discipline while on duty....
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 6T Telemetry-Part Time (Job ID: 3301) Location: LGMC Employment Status: Part 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 •...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - UHC ICU - Full Time (Job ID: 3559) 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,...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty - St. Martin Hospital Emergency - Full Time (Job ID: 3907) Location: SMH Emergency 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 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 3T Telemetry-Full Time (Job ID: 1512) 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...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN-LGMC 7T Stroke-Part Time (Job ID: 1799) 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 included...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - LGMD Internal Medicine - Full Time (Job ID: 3589) Location: LGMD - Internal Medicine 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 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 to patients...
Aug 10, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-LGMC ICU-Full Time (Job ID: 3724) 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 specialized...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN-LGMC 4T Med Tele-Full Time (Job ID: 3789) 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,...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN - UHC Central Clinic - PRN (Job ID: 3843) 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...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Nurse Tech-LGMC 9T Med Surg-PRN (Job ID: 3852) 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 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Staff-OCSP Pre/Post Op Care-PRN (Job ID: 3855) Location: OCSP 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. 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...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
RN Specialty-AGH Surgery-Full Time (Job ID: 3013) 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...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
Utilization Review RN-LGMC Case Management-Full Time (Job ID: 3816) Location: LGMC Employment Status: FT SUMMARY: Responsible for utilization of clinical and financial resources by ensuring appropriate clinical level of care, performing and submitting clinical information to external payers to secure proper authorization, collaborating with the Case Manager in the development and implementation of the plan of care, and ensures prompt notification of any denials to the appropriate Case Manager, Clinical Appeals Coordinator, and Team Leader. Performs all job duties for the age population served, as defined in the department’s scope of service. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Coordinates utilization of clinical and financial resources PERFORMANCE STANDARDS:  Identifies accurate payer information for each assigned patient.  Communicates and collaborates with admission/precertification department to ensure appropriate payer precertification is...
Aug 03, 2020
Lafayette General Medical Center Lafayette, LA, USA
LPN - UHC Internal Medicine Clinic - Full Time (Job ID: 3833) 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...
Aug 03, 2020