LPN

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Jun 15, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Home Health is seeking a experienced LPN for our Virginia Beach Team!

This is a full-time, day shift position.

If you are a caring, compassionate LPN with the desire to work with Home Health patients, this is the job for you.

Must have a current LPN license with a minimum of one year relevant LPN experience.

Sentara offers excellent compensation and benefits.

Apply on-line today. Our recruiter will be happy to talk with you.

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the supervision of an RN or Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) in the clinical setting, within the scope of practice dictated by the State Boards of Nursing. The LPN demonstrates professional and clinical knowledge relative to designated clinical practice setting in the delivery of direct patient care, adhering to the level of verified competency dictated by the site specific program. The LPN works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support and communicate effectively with other licensed independent practitioners (Physicians, NP, PA) in collaboration while providing care and treatment for patients, clinical support and teaching for patient and family members, and adheres to the legal and ethical standards of nursing practice. Maintains all certifications and licensure relevant to clinical practice setting. LPN manages responsibilities of workload with accuracy, provides excellence in customer service, performs testing, medication administration and the implementation of nursing interventions and care plans to support a holistic approach to patient care. The LPN serves as patient advocate in the prevention of illness or disease.

Education Level
Diploma - NURSING OR
Trade School Graduate - NURSING

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

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Licensed Practical Nurse

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

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

Other
Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire. Sentara Enterprises: 1 year LPN experience required

External Posting Description
Full-time.
Day shift position.