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Licensed Practical Nurse- LPN

Company:
Grey Staffing
Location:
John Day, Oregon, 97845, United States
Posted:
July 19, 2018

Description:

Licensed Practical Nurse to function as our LPN. Our facility is a full service hospital that was originally built in 1949 in Prairie City. The hospital was then rebuilt in 1960 in John Day. In May of 2001 ground was broken for the 7 million dollar replacement facility that was completed in August 2003. Our hospital has been designated a critical access hospital and is licensed for 25 beds. The Medical Center Clinics are housed within the facility and consist of a Family Practice Rural Health Clinic and a General Surgery Clinic. Our Care Center is a 40-bed intermediate care facility located in Prairie City. The Care Center provides several options for senior living in Grant County, including 24-hour nursing care, restorative care with rehabilitative services, respite care and adult day care. Job Description: Provides direct and indirect patient care services that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a registered nurse. Maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing and hospital policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about changes in patient's clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited LPN program. Current LPN licensure in State of Oregon/ Current BCLS certification. Minimum of six (6) months to one (1) year's work experience. Successful completion of arrhythmia course. Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Additional languages preferred. Basic computer knowledge.