provides individualized, direct nursing care of assigned patients
under the direction of a registered nurse, mid-level provider or
physician. Assists in data collection and implementation of the
delivery of health care services, and assists other members of the
healthcare team in providing the highest quality personalized
patient care. Maintains a positive work relationship with the
health care team, and exhibits the skills to provide care and
service with individuals of all assigned age groups.
Required - Graduate of an accredited School of Practical
Required - 2 years LPN experience or one year of LPN
experience with one year supervisory experience.
Preferred - Experience in ambulatory care.
Required - Current LPN License in the state of practice
Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of patient information. Must be proficient with
Windows-style applications and keyboard.
- Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally to
varying levels of individuals throughout the patient care
- Good interpersonal skills
- Provides safe, effective nursing care to ensure an
effective patient visit.
- Answers patient questions; relays critical information
and escalates issues.
- Completes appropriate medical/legal
- Administers medication to patients in a safe
- Maintains professional and technical knowledge and
licensure through continuing education and professional
- Coordinates day-to-day clinical tasks to ensure efficient
operation of the department.
Other related duties as required. The above statements
describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an
exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and
skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at
The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, protected veteran status, or disability
Physical and Environmental Demands
The physical essential functions of this job include (but are
not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20
pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100
pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of
those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Because the incumbent works within a healthcare setting, there
may be occupational risk for exposure to hazardous medications or
hazardous waste within the environment through receipt, transport,
storage, preparation, dispensing, administration, cleaning and/or
disposal of contaminated waste. The risk level of exposure may
increase depending on the essential job duties of the role.