Job Details

Position : Licensed Practical Nurse

Licenses and Certifications Required.

Current or temporary LPN license in ND or compact LPN licensure.

CPR required within orientation period.

Ongoing Point of Care certifications as required for department required within orientation period.

Educational Requirements.

LPN as evidenced by licensure.

Plans and manages patient care according to each patient’s needs.

Interviews patients and records their medical history and physical condition.

Obtains patient vital signs, including pulse, blood pressure, temperature, and respiration.

Provides routine care for patients.

Observes patients’ health.

Reviews medical charts.

Accompanies patients to their rooms.

Assists physicians and registered nurses.

Communicates with patients and their families.

Performs standard diagnostic procedures including EKG, phlebotomy, venipuncture, PFT, and Doppler.

Prepares specimens for lab courier.

Administers medications.

Provides wound care.

Prepares and administers injections and/or enemas.

Assists with patient comfort.

Monitors catheters.