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Licensed Practical Nurse I - Orlando Health Physicians Group - Day Shift

 

Licensed Practical Nurse I - Orlando Health Physicians Group - Day Shift

Department: OHPA
Status:
Full Time
Shift:
Day
ReqID: req23434

The Licensed Practical Nurse I provides and documents individualized patient care to include patient evaluation, education, medication administration, IV therapy, treatments and patient safety as directed by the RN.

Education/Training

  • Graduate from an approved school of nursing.
  • Assumes responsibility for professional development and continuing education.
  • Meets all mandatory and developmental requirements and performance competencies for Orlando Health and unit/department.

Licensure/Certification

  • Current nursing license in the State of Florida renewed every two years.
  • Maintains current BLS/HealthCare Provider certification.

Essential Functions

  • Demonstrates competency in advanced practical nursing skills and use of patient care/unit equipment as defined by unit specific requisite skills.
  • Communicates appropriate information regarding the patients condition to the RN and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Maintains a safe and caring environment for both patient and family.
  • Assumes an active role in keeping informed about changes in hospital policy, procedure and equipment.
  • Participates in nursing PI activities as assigned.
  • Demonstrates awareness of legal issues, patient rights and compliance with the standards of regulatory and accrediting agencies.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on the assigned unit.
  • Demonstrates the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the units/areas/departments policies and procedures.
  • Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards.
  • Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and procedures.

Other Related Functions

  • The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span.
  • Practices efficient use of supplies.
  • Maintains a clean, safe and organized unit.

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