Ascension Health LPN/LVN in McMinnville, Tennessee

Job ID: 270638

LPN/LVN

McMinnville, Tennessee

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: LPN/LVN

City, State: McMinnville,TN

Location: TN - River Park Hospital

Department: Geriatric Psych Nrsng Unit 001

Additional Job Details: PRN,Night, 0 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to the assessment of patients and assures the well-being of patients.

  • Administers medications and observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.

  • Performs laboratory tests and therapeutic services.

  • Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available resources and follow up care.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High School Education or equivalent required Associate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

  • 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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