"Licensed Practical Nurse" is a person who holds a valid Indiana license, and who functions at the direction of the Registered Nurse, Physician, Osteopathic Physician, Dentist, Chiropractor, Optometrist and Podiatrist in performance of activities requiring special knowledge or skill. Performs the following under the direction of the RN: Contributes to the assessment of health status and performs delegated re-assessments. Participates in the development and modification of strategy of care. Implements the appropriate aspects of strategy of care. Maintains safe and effective nursing care. Participates in the evaluation of responses to the strategy of care. This position will work 7:00p-7:30a.
Requirements: Successful completion of Reid Hospital orientation and competency based skills appropriate for the area assigned. Individual performance and competency based skills are maintained through ongoing assessment of competence and educational activities. Written evaluations are done on an annual basis.Must maintain competence in BLS after initial training. A calm, pleasant, professional demeanor is expected.Must have the ability to work cooperatively with all staff, physicians and departments.Must be committed to Patient Satisfaction and Patient Safety. Licensure in the State of Indiana as a Licensed Practical Nurse is required.
Reid Hospital - 22 months ago