Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN Sentara Life Care Portsmouth
Whether you are supporting our Sentara Life Care Residents in the Long Term Care units, our Patients in the Skilled Units or working with our PACE participants at the day center or at home, you will have the opportunity to help an individual make it through their day with respect and dignity. Your attention to detail and care will make each day a little better whether the individual is with us for a short-term recover or for long term support. You'll have the chance to make a difference in the life of all of the residents, patients and participants you interact with on a daily basis.
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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