LPN - Family Medicine South Main Health Center

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Sep 05, 2018
Closes
Oct 19, 2018
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: 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
Minimum of 1 year of recent previous LPN experience REQUIRED

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

Our Family Medicine practice at the South Main Health Center, located in Harrisonburg, is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to work full-time, Monday-Friday, in our thriving practice. SIGN - ON BONUS - $ 5000.00 FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES

In our Family Medicine Practices, our LPNs are compassionate collaborators with our Physicians and Advanced Care Practitioners who highly value your expertise and clinical skillset by allowing you to use both to the fullest.

At Sentara, we truly want you to grow and develop your career with us. Our LPN's work with patients of all ages, pediatrics through geriatrics, and occasionally assist in our Endocrinology practice, located in the same building! We offer several ancillary services in our practice such as x-ray, lab, diabetic educator, dietician and care coordination.

We provide a strong training and education program by providing our LPN's with the opportunity to engage with and learn from various clinical and clerical professionals in our Medical Group to ensure your success. We are seeking a team player who is ready to learn and polish their clinical and administrative skills. Join us in our mission to improve healthcare every day!

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Other
REQUIRED
Minimum of 1 year LPN experience
BLS Certification required within 90 days of hire

Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty - Sentara Enterprises

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