LPN Clinic - Float in Mayfield, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jackson Purchase Medical Center

This is position is responsible for nursing care under the supervision of physicians and clinical service manager.

  • Obtains, verifies, and records health history of patients.
  • Gathers pertinent health data through physical assessments and biological samples.
  • Collects specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Provided basic patient care as ordered.  Administers medications and treatments as directed by provider.
  • Documents care provided or procedures performed accurately on patient records.
  • Assists other health care professionals in performing exams, diagnostic procedures and treatments, and minor surgical procedures.
  • Adheres to infection control/safety guidelines and confidentiality guidelines practiced at JPMC.
  • Participates in the development of the plan of care with other team members and safely implements that plan as directed by provider.
  • Documents assessments, interventions, patient/family responses, medication dispenses/prescribed, and test results in medical records.
  • Promotes wellness by providing patient education materials, communicating physician advice/instructions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

KY State Licensed Practicing Nurse with previous experiencepreferred. Basic Life Support Certification from the American Heart Associationrequired.

Basic required skills required include but are not limited to;organizational, customer relations, math, grammar/spelling, typing, the abilityto read, write, speak, and understand English, follow written and oral direction,and computer training.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran