The staff LPN, under supervision of the Unit Director/Charge Nurse/Staff RN, is responsible for the nursing care of patients assigned to him/her and directs/assists other inpatient care. Delivers care based on patients’ needs appropriate for the infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patient. Demonstrates an interest in patient centered approach to total nursing care. Instructs PCAs. Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, and resourcefulness when dealing with patients, visitors, physicians, and hospital personnel.
Education: Graduate from an approved school of nursing.
Experience: Desirable characteristics includes at least one year experience. May begin at entry level. Successfully completes orientation to the department.