Provides technical nursing care for patients within an assigned unit of a hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for delegated nursing care for all patients assigned to him/her by the Nurse Manager and/or Charge Nurse.
Sufficient experience in working with mentally ill persons, addicted persons or in providing personal care services.
Basic Computer Skills. Crisis Response Training, CPR
Ability to read, write and speak intelligible English; Ability to communicate with patient, family, peers and medical personnel; Advanced mathematical skills.
Requires emotional stability and resilience; Must be adaptable to change, be decisive, and demonstrate foresight; Exhibits organizational and leadership ability; Shows ability to gain and maintain support and respect.