Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Jun 18, 2021

Job Description

SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The LPN is responsible for providing physician support as applicable, and comprehensive nursing care to patients and their families under the direction of the physician.  This position supports the Practice Director and Practice Manager in coordinating and leading practice personnel to ensure consistent standards of practice and competencies in the delivery of patient care services.  The position will perform duties within the scope of practice, ensuring consistency with Memorial Medical Group policies and procedures,standards of care, approved protocols, standing orders and guidelines.  The position will also adhere to practice standards governed by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.     EDUCATION:   Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. LPN Licensed in State of Louisiana as LPN.  Certified CPR, Basic or specialty specific such as PALS preferred.       EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in clinical nursing, including clinical experience directly related to that of assigned practice.  Experience in nursing leadership desired.  Experience in an outpatient environment, or physician’s practice strongly desired.     KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:   Follows general instructions Understands several defined work routines Reads various references, extracts information, and applies basic arithmetic functions May operate complicated equipment/machinery

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