Catholic Health Initiatives LPN - MSOB - 0.6-0.75 FTE in PARK RAPIDS, Minnesota

LPN - MSOB - 0.6-0.75 FTE

Description

Job Summary:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides nursing care for individual patients at the direction of the registered nurse, advanced practice registered nurse, or other licensed health care provider.

Essential Duties:

  • Conduct a focused assessment of an individual patient through the collection and comparison of data to normal findings and the patient's current health status.

  • Report changes in assessment and responses to interventions in an ongoing manner to a registered nurse or the appropriate licensed health care provider for delegated or assigned tasks or activities.

  • Participate in the development and modification of a plan of care.

  • Determine and implement appropriate interventions within a nursing plan of care or when delegated or assigned by a registered nurse; implement interventions that are delegated, ordered, or prescribed by a licensed health care provider.

  • Assign nursing activities or tasks to other licensed practical nurses; assign and monitor nursing tasks or activities to unlicensed assistive personnel.

  • Providing safe and effective nursing care delivery.

  • Promote a safe and effective nursing care delivery.

  • Promote a safe and therapeutic environment.

  • Advocate for the best interests of individual patients.

  • Assist in the evaluation of responses to interventions.

  • Collaborate and communicate with other health care providers.

  • Provide health care information to individual patients.

  • Provide input into the development of policies and procedures.

  • Be accountable for the quality of care delivered; recognize and address situations beyond the limits of knowledge and experience.

  • Maintain clinical practice competency.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of LPN education program.

  • Current MN LPN license required.

  • Current Medical Surgical nursing experience preferred.

  • BLS certification required.

  • Able to meet ADA requirements.

Job Nursing - LPN

Primary Location MINNESOTA-PARK RAPIDS-ST JOSEPH'S AREA HEALTH SERV

Daily Schedule Days/EOW

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 56

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0132331