DESCRIPTION OF POSITION The OR # Endoscopy Staff LPN is a Licensed Professional Nurse who is responsible for the direct and indirect total nursing care of the patient while in Endoscopy, treatment room, and/or operating room. QUALIFICATIONS # Professional/Educational Current Illinois Licensed Professional Nurse#license with biennial renewal and required CEUs.
Previous experience in operating room or related area preferred. Thorough knowledge of principles of asepsis. Certified by the American Heart Association in Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). DCFS Mandated Reporter Certificate of Completion required. # Personal Maintains good physical and emotional well-being.
Possesses personal qualities such as kindness, sympathy, understanding, respect, good judgement, integrity, loyalty, a sense of humor and an ability to relate effectively to patients and their families and staff. Evidence of knowledge and ability to use proper channels of communication. Willingness to participate in call schedule and work irregular hours as necessary. Realizes that errors or incompetency may cause serious complications for patients and appreciates the importance of setting a good example for others.