Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – PRN

Job Summary

  • Delivers nursing care under his/her scope of practice to assigned patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
  • Assists in the assessment of the physical and psychosocial needs of patients.
  • Perform and document a detailed physical assessment of each assigned patient.
  • Assist the RN in creating, implementing, and reevaluating patient care plans.
  • Provide nursing care according to established policies and procedures.
  • Safely administer medications following hospital policy and procedures within the scope of practice.
  • Records all documentation accurately in the EHR.
  • Compliance with HIPAA policy and procedures.
  • Communicates a positive and caring attitude towards the patient and the family.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of practical nursing.
  • Maintain current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of Louisiana.
  • Maintain a current CPR.
  • Recommended current ACLS certification.
  • Successfully complete hospital orientation.
  • Satisfactory completion of annual evaluation and competencies.

Requirements

  • Required to schedule TWO 12-hour shifts on a 6-week schedule.
  • You must work at least one shift in a 6-week period at regular pay before qualifying for premium pay. Once met, you may pick up any premium pay offers in that schedule period.
  • Skills in dexterity for moving and positioning patients.
  • Periodic pushing, pulling, and lifting patients.

Additional Information

  • Position Type: PRN
  • Shift: Days/Nights/Weekends
  • Pay and Differentials to be discussed upon interview.
  • Reports to: Charge Nurse, C.N.O.
  • Closing Date: 7/1/2024

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