Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Part Time

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

Our company is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Part 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);
  • Assures the personal dignity and physical safety of each patient. Assist patients to attain the highest level of self-care possible;
  • Working with the interdisciplinary care team, to assure accurate patient assessment and development/revision of individualized plans of care;
  • Assure that nursing partners have been assigned duties;
  • Attend in-service education programs and participates in Silver Chair Training, as assigned, to learn new procedures, develop skills, etc;
  • Assist physician during rounds;
  • Comply with federal and state privacy rules, including 42 CFR Parts 160, 164 as well as applicable clinic policies and procedures;
  • Observe / monitor patient demeanor;
  • Responsible for safeguarding medication inventory;
  • Honor, support and protect the proprietary right of patients and company;
  • Record dosages in medical records;
  • Contact other centers to verify dosages as needed;
  • Actively participate in CAFR preparation and start audit process;
  • Daily inventory count of medication supply and receiving incoming shipments.

Requirements:

  • The ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation;
  • Continuing education annually or as required by the State Board of Nursing;
  • Current/active, unencumbered state nursing license in the state of practice/residency;
  • Minimum of one year experience at a senior living or skilled nursing facility as a Licensed Practical Nurse;
  • The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time and work overtime as needed;
  • Strive for excellence in all aspects of the job;
  • Demonstrate humility;
  • Work harmoniously with other employees and develop/maintain good employee relations and employee morale;
  • Exemplify and be an influential team player;
  • Work with integrity in all interactions;
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • Understanding of opiate addition and medical terminology;
  • Minimum 1 year of direct patient contact;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Licensed Practical Nurse for the state of Florida; CPR certification preferred.