Next Step Health Care Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Attleboro, Massachusetts
Part time and Per diem, Nights, 11:00 pm-7:00 am
Under the direction of the RN Nursing Supervisor, Unit Manager, DNS or ADNS, the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient family satisfaction. He/she operates within the scope of practice defines by the state nurse practice act. The LPN contributes to nursing assessments and care planning, provides direct patient care, and supervises patient care provided by unlicensed staff.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Assessment: assess, care plan, evaluate and coordinate a resident?s care in cooperation with the interdisciplinary team.
Document residents condition in the medical record concisely and accurately
Communicate between shifts any changes in resident condition
Medication and Treatment Administration
Supervision of CNAs, and other specialized support staff
Qualifications & Skills:
Graduate of an approved school for practical or vocational nursing is required
Must be currently licensed as LPN by the State Board of Nursing
Valid CPR Certification
At least one year of nursing experience is preferred
This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language
Basic knowledge of computer use.
At Next Step Healthcare, we are driven to provide each of our patients with an experience that exceeds their expectations. Whether you are a short-term patient with rehabilitation needs after a hospital stay or a long-term patient with chronic and complex care needs, our skilled nursing facilities are designed to offer personalized healthcare.