Mercy Health LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse West Park in Cincinnati, Ohio
LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse West Park
Job ID: 4640017
Updated: February 8, 2017
Geographic Location: Cincinnati
Location: Cincinnati, OH, United States
Department: ICF - Nursing Home
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Standard Hours: 24
BASIC PURPOSE :
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), under the direction of the RN and within the scope of LPN practice, shall provide care for patients, residents and clients including, but not limited to:
Implementing the plan of care;
Performing nursing procedures;
Participating in and facilitating patient, resident and client and family teaching;
Communicating pertinent information to other members of the health care team;
Maintaining standards for professional practice by demonstrating competent age appropriate clinical skills.
EDUCATION, SPECIALIZED AND/OR TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:
- Completion of an approved practical nursing education program with an OBN approved medication administration course.
- Current licensure as a licensed practical nurse in Ohio.
- CPR proficiency.
- Ohio Board of Nursing LPN IV therapy card verifying successful completion of state approved IV therapy course for LPNs.
- Evidence of successful completion of an approved dysrhythmia identification course (if applying for telemetry areas).
Shift and Job Schedule
Hours: 24 hours per week
Schedule: 7:00pm - 7:30am
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.