Licensed Partical Nurse - Skilled Nursing Unit in Roxboro, NC at Person Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 10/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Person Memorial Hospital

  • Provides direct patient care in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice¬†under the direction of an RN
  • Contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis
  • Performs plan of care interventions, Including specimen collection and wound care.
  • May administer medication. Documents patient care given.
  • Assists RN with development of plan of care.
  • Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
  • Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Two years of college or a nursing diploma from an accredited nursing program
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon hire.
  • Licenses: Licensed Practical Nurse License

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