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Pulmonary Licensed Practical Nurse
Beverly, MassachusettsOrganization Facility: Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Category: Nursing Job ID: JR14067 Date posted: 05/05/2023
When you join the growing BILH team, you're not just taking a job, you’re making a difference in people’s lives.
Work Shift:Day (United States of America)Pulmonary Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Clinical Judgment and Decision Making: A Licensed Practical Nurse participates in direct and indirect nursing care, health maintenance, teaching, counseling, collaborative planning and rehabilitation, to the extent of his/her generic and continuing education and experience in order to:
Incorporate the prescribed medical regimen in the nursing plan of care.
Participate in the health teaching required by the individual and family so as to maintain an optimal level of health care.
The LPN is expected to and is accountable for providing safe patient care by demonstrating organizational skills that maintain and coordinate safe delivery of quality care for assigned patients/families.
Collaborative Relationship: Collaborates, cooperates, and communicates with other health care providers
to ensure quality and continuity of care.
Education: Graduate of a state approved and/or accredited School of Nursing
Licensure, Certification, Registration:
- Current license to practice nursing from the Massachusetts Board of Registration
- BLS certification with American Heart Association or Red Cross
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Clinical Skills/Technical Knowledge
a. Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and technical knowledge to provide care for patients according to Nursing Policy and Procedures. See Skill Record.
b. Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and knowledge to provide care for patients according to the clinic-specific competencies. See Skill Record.
c. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Experience: A minimum of 1 year of medical/surgical nursing or nursing in a hospital or skilled nursing facility is required