Valley View Medical Center Licensed Practical Nurse in Roxboro, North Carolina

Under the direction of an RN, contributes to the assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by an RN. Performs plan of care interventions, including specimen collection and wound care.

May administermedication. Documents patient care given. Assists RN with development of plan of care. Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation. Monitors, documents, and communicates patient's status and reactions to interventions with RN, physician, patient, and families. Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

Minimum Education High school diploma or equivalent is required. Two years of college or a nursing diploma from an accredited nursing program is required Required Skills Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS) is required upon hire or the class must be successfully passed during the first week of orientation. Licenses: Licensed Practical Nurse license

Job: *Nursing

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Title: Licensed Practical Nurse

Location: NC-Roxboro

Requisition ID: 7460-3190