Licensed Practical Nurse - Hemodialysis FEATURED

  • Lima Memorial Health System
  • Lima, OH, USA
  • Feb 08, 2020
Full time Nursing

Job Description

Functioning within the Health System’s mission, vision, values, policies and procedures. The LPN functions as a partner to the Registered Nurse with the goal of providing quality patient care.  The LPN responsibilities include collecting data, implementing and evaluating nursing care  Education: High School diploma or equivalent (e.g. GED) is required.  Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and have completed the Ohio Board of Nursing approved LPN IV Therapy Course..   Licensure/Certification:  Must have a valid unrestricted LPN license for the State of Ohio.  Must be currently registered with the Ohio Board of Nursing Education and Nurse Registration.  National Technical Certification is preferred.  Current BLS required.  Must be Intravenous certified. ACLS preferred.       Experience:  At least one (1) year of current dialysis experience is required.   Skills:  Must have excellent “customer service” skills, including the ability to exhibit patience and tact with all constituents including physicians, patients and associates.  Must demonstrate flexibility with work schedule changes and be “on call” per department requirements.  Be cooperative and collaborative, and have the documented ability to work with speed and proficiency while under stress.Must have basic computer skills and EMR (electronic medical records) experience.Must have knowledge of correct body mechanics and be able to pass the color blindness test.  Must be able to print and write legibly and accurately.  Possess the ability to calculate simple mathematics and follow instructions.

Schedule

12 hour shifts

Employment Type

Full Time