Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN / Licensed Practical Nurse LPN

    BrightStar Care
    300 Mt. Lebanon Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA
    Part-time

    Job Description

    Licensed Vocational Nurse LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse LPN

    Position Description

     

    The Licensed Practical Nurse ( LPN ) / Licensed Vocational Nurse ( LVN ) is responsible for providing direct skilled client care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive client care outcomes.

    Position Requirements

     

    Responsibilities:

     

    The Licensed Practical Nurse LPN / Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN is responsible for providing direct skilled client care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive client care outcomes.

     

    Qualifications:

    • Graduated from a National League of Nursing accredited practical or vocational school of nursing.

    • Unencumbered license as a Practical or Vocational Nurse in the state that care is delivered.

    • One year of nursing experience required; three years nursing experience preferred. Community, home health or medical/surgical experience preferred.

    • Comply with the state nurse practice act.

    • Comply with accepted professional standards of practice.

    • High level of interpersonal skills.

    • Certified in CPR.

    • Strong clinical skills.

    • Excellent customer service skills and ability to deal tactfully with clients, other team members and community.

    • Treat clients, team members and the public with courtesy, respect and presents a positive public image.

    • Empathy for the needs of the client.

    • Works as a team member.

    • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.

    • Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with the organizations requirements.

    • Negative TB test or chest x-ray.

     

    Posting ID: 10276623Posted: 2020-01-28