Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN Sentara Life Care Norfolk
Our 100 bed facility will be designated into two distinct Units:
- Specialized Respiratory/ventilator program Unit (36 patients of Respiratory/high level care)
- Long Term Care Unit: Approximately 64 patients
We are creating, smaller care units which enable patient care to have:
- Consistent leadership and staffing for patients
- More cohesive work team environment
- Improve workflow and processes
- Improved communication with family and friends of patients
Come be a part of Sentara Lifecare's dynamic team!
Monitors residents' conditions; develops and implements nursing care plans; performs routine nursing procedures and treatments; assists physicians and/or RN with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; administers medications; documents nursing care in patient medical records; maintains narcotic and medication records; communicates nursing observations and concerns to other members of the health care team.
Trade School Graduate - NURSING
Required: Medical Terminology - Previous experience
Preferred: Nursing - 3 years
Required: Licensed Practical Nurse
Preferred: Basic Life Support
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Writing
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Proficiency in the use of standard patient care equipment. American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification within 90 days of hire.
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Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!