Licensed Practical Nurse

Perry Township, OH 43017

Posted: 04/08/2022 Industry: Medical Job Number: 531894

Job Description


Seeking Licensed Nurse Practitioner (LPN) to provide routine care, observe patients' health, assist doctors and registered nurses, and communicate instructions to patients regarding medication, home-based care, and preventative lifestyle changes

 

Monday-Friday

8am-5pm

No Weekends and Holidays  

 

Purpose:

         Under general supervision, delivers nursing care to a group of assigned clients.

         Works in accordance with established policy and procedure of the unit, hospital, agency, office or long term care facility.

         Works in accordance with applicable licensure regulations.

         Relates effectively with other staff for continuity of care and maintains satisfactory relations with other departments and nursing units.

         Complies with all requirements of the agency to maintain ongoing personnel record and participate in orientation at the assigned facility.

 

Requirements and Qualifications:

         Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

         Current LPN license, State of Ohio

         Minimum one year clinical experience for general hospital assignments

o   May demonstrate less experience for other assignments

         Minimum 1 year clinical experience if applying for particular specialty

         Must have current BLS Certification

         Must complete all health requirements per policy affecting assignment

         Must complete appropriate skills assessment

 

Duties and Essential Functions:

         Provide optimum nursing care on the assigned unit

         Help create a positive working environment

         Accurately and promptly implements physician orders

         Performs therapeutic procedures and treatments according to the care plan

         If certified, administers medications accurately

         Maintains the standards of accurate and complete recording and reporting

         Provides and maintains a safe environment

         Incorporates appropriate health teaching, in the daily client care routine

         Supports infection control policies and procedures

         Is resourceful and calm in emergencies

         Keeps nursing supervisor informed of patient needs and problems on the nursing unit

         Maintains a professional approach with confidentiality

         Observes and supports the agencies policies

         Is prompt and efficient with minimal absences

         Cooperates and maintains good rapport with nursing staff, medical staff, other departments and patients and their families or visitors

               

Environmental and Physical Requirements:

        Physical ability to perform job-related duties which may require lifting, standing, bending, transferring, stooping, stretching, walking, pushing, pulling; partial or complete assistance with ADL without assistance from another health care worker or significant other.

        Physical ability to see clearly with corrective lenses.

        Ability to communicate clearly with professional and non-professional staff, patients and families.

        May need to use a computer and other automated equipment.

 

At Acloch , we care about our associates well-being on the job and off, which is why we offer the following benefits:

 

        Medical

        Dental

        Vision

        Individual Retirement Plan (IRA)

        Education Savings Plan

        Pet Insurance

        Legal Assistance

        Prescription Discounts

        Verizon Wireless Discount

        Weekly pay with direct deposit and pay card

 

 
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