Catholic Health Initiatives LPN LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE-CLINIC in LITTLE FALLS, Minnesota

LPN LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE-CLINIC

Description

Job Summary:

Under

the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, Licensed Practical Nurse

functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the

success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective

communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to

assess, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected

patient populations and their families.

**This is a PRN position. Schedule will vary depending on need.

Essential

Duties:

  • Performs basic nursing care to patients by following established

standards and procedures.

  • Collects patient data such as vital signs; notes how the patient looks

and acts, or responds to stimuli, and reports this information

accordingly.

  • Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests, treats

wounds, and changes bandages.

  • Prepares patient records and files using established medical record

forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Administers certain prescribed medications, and monitors and documents

treatment progress and patient response.

  • Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care based

on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and

regulations.

  • Monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Conveys information to patients and families about health status, health

maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Participates in teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Certifications and Education:

  • Must

be a graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing program.

  • Must have current/valid Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state

licensing board.

  • Must have current healthcare provider CPR (Basic Life Support) certification.

Job Nursing - LPN

Primary Location MINNESOTA-LITTLE FALLS-FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule PRN-M-F

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0115391