LPN

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Nov 30, 2016
Closes
Apr 03, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: The Licensed Practical Nurse under the supervision of the RN, or other licensed health professional, establishes and promotes therapeutic relationships with patients and families in collaboration with other team members to provide safe, holistic care. Provides direct patient care using knowledge, judgment and skills within the legal and ethical framework of nursing. Possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas. The performance of selected nursing acts in the care of individuals or groups who are ill, injured, or experiencing changes in normal health processes; in the maintenance of health; and in the prevention of illness or disease.

Education Level
Diploma - NURSING OR
Trade School Graduate - NURSING

Experience
Required: LPN - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Licensed Practical Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire.