LPN

  • Marshall Medical Centers
  • Boaz, AL, USA
  • Feb 28, 2020
Full time Nursing

Job Description

An LPN performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care under the direction of a registered nurse Some of the skills performed Works with RN shares responsibility for team of patients Administration of IV fluids Administration of medications with exception of IV medications Venopuncture for blood collection Insertion of IV cannula’s Physical Assessment and collecting of information Rounding with physicians Fingerstick blood sugars Directing staff in patient care Insertion of foley catheters Dressing wounds and skin care EDUCATION: Graduation from a recognized Practical Nurse Program LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Licensure by the Alabama State Board of Nursing After orientation, demonstrates and maintains skills and knowledge pertinent to the practice and education of a Licensed Practical Nurse After orientation, demonstrates competence of the care of the medical/surgical patient.

Employment Type

Full Time