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LPN 9/15/2016

VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia) Richmond, VA

Company
VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
101410118068
AJE Ref #
576184975
Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Temporary

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Company: VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Facility: VCU Health System - MCV Physicians at Richmond
Department: OSI_Stony Point V



VCU Health System OSI_ Stony Point V is recruiting for full time
LPN
for the new clinic opening November 2016

VCU Health Systems OSI_Stony Point V is seeking a full time LPN. This person 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.

Responsibilities
Follows documented physician/licensed independent provider orders, standards, and practice guidelines such as treatments and organizes work to carry out assignment.
Licensed Practical Nurses work all three shifts, weekends and holidays. Individual shift rotation and schedules will be established with your specific Nurse Manager/Practice Manager. Schedules, including requirements of shift rotations and hours of work may be adjusted as necessary to meet unit requirements and/or as needed.

Qualifications

Required
Graduate from a Board of Nursing approved School of Practical Nursing
Current LPN Licensure in Virginia
AHA BLS Certification or equivalent

Preferred
Experience as a LPN in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice Full time 1: Days High school diploma or equivalent is required