LPN

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System | Richmond, VA

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Posted Date 7/02/2020
Description
  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • Commences to integrate technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family. Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Provides direction, education, and begins to assume leadership responsibilities at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • LPN licensure in Virginia or eligible
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current LPN Licensure in Virginia
      • AHA BLS Certification or equivalent
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • N/A
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Experience as a LPN in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice
    • Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered in lieu of credentials not required by law with HR approval. Work experience must be specific to role)

      • Graduate from a Board of Nursing approved School of Practical Nursing
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • N/A
Category
Healthcare & Public Health | Nursing

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