Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Full Time

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Full Time Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Full Time to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Leads by example and performs hands on care, answers call lights and assist C.N.A.’s in their duties when needed;
  • Supervise nursing partners as assigned. Complete performance evaluations as required (two times per year);
  • Working with the interdisciplinary care team, to assure accurate patient assessment and development/revision of individualized plans of care;
  • Assures the personal dignity and physical safety of each patient. Assist patients to attain the highest level of self-care possible;
  • Assure that nursing partners have been assigned duties;
  • Assist physician during rounds;
  • Observe / monitor patient demeanor;
  • Honor, support and protect the proprietary right of patients and company;
  • Responsible for safeguarding medication inventory;
  • Record dosages in medical records;
  • Daily inventory count of medication supply and receiving incoming shipments;
  • Actively participate in CAFR preparation and start audit process;
  • Contact other centers to verify dosages as needed;
  • Accurately documenting all events related to clients and completes any related documents as required by state or federal requirements;
  • Assisting the client in learning appropriate self-care techniques.

Requirements:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse for the state of Georgia;
  • Basic typing skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft products;
  • Understanding of opiate addition and medical terminology;
  • Minimum 1 year of direct patient contact;
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.