The Endoscopy LPN Limited Assignment# is responsible for delivery of professional nursing care according to the established policies of the department, West Jefferson Medical Center and the Louisiana State Board of Nursing. The Endoscopy LPN is a direct patient care provider who demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to acutely ill patients undergoing procedures.
Typical direct care patients include those who are at minimal-to-moderately high risk and to a large extent care is routine, standardized and outcomes are predictable. The Endoscopy LPN must also be able to identify procedural complications and intervene appropriately.
The Endoscopy LPN recognizes his/her personal and legal limitations and seeks assistance and guidance appropriately.
The Endoscopy LPN directs and monitors the activities of support service personnel and ancillary nursing team members. The Endoscopy LPN is responsible for daily care and maintenance of endoscopes. This is a full time position working for a limited amount of time (12 weeks.)# Experience is required.