Maria Parham Health
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Provider, the GI Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides wound-related and other basic nursing care to the center's patients according to all the GI and hospital policies and procedures, care and safety protocols, and Clinical Services Practice Guidelines.
The GI LPN PRN position is an as needed position.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Graduate from an accredited practical nursing program/state approved educational program.
Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse ( LVN ) license in the state of practice - to maintain throughout the duration of employment in the position.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certified through American Heart Association (AHA).
Required SkillsLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated organization, prioritization and time-management skills.
Basic knowledge of regulatory/accrediting requirements for healthcare organizations.
Strong interpersonal, listening, as well as oral and written communication skills.
Customer service skills and follow-up skills.
Ability to multi-task and to work in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work with others and in a team environment.
Problem solving skills.
Ability to stay calm in all situations.
Working knowledge of computerized nursing systems.