Company Info

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
1250 East Marshall Street
Richmond, VA, United States

Phone: 866-289-5374
Web Site: www.VCUHS.jobs

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LPN- Long Term Care


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Job ID:

250474

Location:

VA, United States 
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Job Views:

86

Posted:

05.15.2019
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Job Description:

VCU Health System-Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHoR), Brook Road Campus, Sub – Acute Unit is seeking a full time LPN – Long Term Care. Under the direction of an RN, provides individual and family-centered nursing care and treatment to pediatric, elderly, acutely ill, or injured residents. Integrates technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the individual needs of residents and families. 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 resident or group of residents 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 assignments.

Stays to residents' condition and brings concerns to the attention of the RN immediately.

Licensed Practical Nurses may work all three shifts, weekends and holidays depending on work location. Individual shift rotation and schedules will be established by specific Nurse Manager/Practice Manager. Schedules, including shift rotation requirements 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 in a long term care setting such as a nursing facility (NF), skilled nursing facility (SNF), or assisted living (AL).



Company Info


Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
1250 East Marshall Street
Richmond, VA, United States
Phone: 866-289-5374
Web Site: www.VCUHS.jobs

LPN- Long Term Care

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

250474

Location:

VA, United States 
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

86

Posted:

05.15.2019
col-wide   

Job Description:

VCU Health System-Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHoR), Brook Road Campus, Sub – Acute Unit is seeking a full time LPN – Long Term Care. Under the direction of an RN, provides individual and family-centered nursing care and treatment to pediatric, elderly, acutely ill, or injured residents. Integrates technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the individual needs of residents and families. 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 resident or group of residents 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 assignments.

Stays to residents' condition and brings concerns to the attention of the RN immediately.

Licensed Practical Nurses may work all three shifts, weekends and holidays depending on work location. Individual shift rotation and schedules will be established by specific Nurse Manager/Practice Manager. Schedules, including shift rotation requirements 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 in a long term care setting such as a nursing facility (NF), skilled nursing facility (SNF), or assisted living (AL).