Licensed Practical Nurse Clinic

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Sep 03, 2021

Job Description

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) works with his/her team partner(s) to provide direct patient care. As a member of the Patient Care Team, the LPN is trained to perform a wide range of essential patient services including designated medication administration. The LPN performs a variety of basic age-specific duties to assist in the care of the patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN), Advanced Practice Nurse, Physician or other legally designated health care provider with prescriptive authority. All clinical care is done under the direction of the licensed health care provider as above who determines appropriate tasks for delegation. The LPN makes observations as directed and reports deviations to the RN and/or provider. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High School Diploma/GED Graduate of an accredited LPN Program Current license in State of Louisiana (Licensed Practical Nurse)  Current CPR certification   EXPERIENCE: Experience in providing direct patient care. Physician office setting desirable Computer literacy Previous experience working in certain specialty areas may be desirable

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