Licensed Practical Nurse - Inpatient Surgical 4A - 7P-7A in Danville, VA at Sovah Health - Danville

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Delivers patient focused quality care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse based upon the nursing process.  Is effectively involved with maintaining the standard of care for assigned patients within the defined standards of the scope of practical nursing.  Is responsible for assuring that appropriate care is given in a timely manner to all assigned patients.  Provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary staff and other patient care providers to maintain standards of nursing practice.  Maintains nursing competencies and skill levels to ensure provision of safe, quality patient care. Oversees and guides employees that are under his/her supervision.   Provides patient/family education.  Delivers Customer focused quality care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse working in partnership with other team members. 

Job Requirements

Graduate from a school of practical nursing.  Previous experience in acute care hospital setting preferred.  Requirements will include successful completion of orientation checklist, pharmacology exam, and skills/credentials/competency requirements of specific unit.  Current licensure or eligible as a Licensed Practical Nurse from the Virginia State Board of Nursing. Current AHA BLS certification required.

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