As supervised and delegated by a registered nurse, provides direct patient care in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice of Medical / Surgical-Orthopedic nursing
Reports to : Director Med / Surg - Orthopedics
Graduate of a Program in Discipline (LPN) - Required Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Computer proficiency required Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BLS) (American Heart Association) - Required to be current upon hire Required Skills
Licenses : State of Tennessee or Multi-State LPN licensure Required
Proof of certification in IV therapy as mandated by the State of TN (ref : Chapter 1000-02 - .15 LPN Scope of Practice)