The Licensed Practical Nurse performs selected nursing acts in the care of the ill, injured, or infirm patient under the direction of the Physician. The person in this position works under general supervision, is responsible for various shifts, may be subject to over 40 hours per week and/or callback as required, and may also be required to remain on campus immediately before, during, and after severe weather and/or disasters.
Graduate of Practical Nursing program is required
Current License as a LPN in the State of Florida. BLS through American Heart Association required.
Ability to read and understand the English language. Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories. Knowledge of clinical and/or surgical operations and documentation. Knowledge of patient evaluation and triage procedures.
Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.
Knowledge of appropriate procedures and standards for the administration of medications and patient care aids. Proficient with Computer skills.
Excellent communication skills verbally and written
Baptist Health Care