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LPN

Posted: September 19, 2023
Salary:US$26.00 - US$36.00 per hour
Location:Chicago
Job type: Permanent
Discipline:Allied
Reference:212402_1695130198
Work Location:On-site

Job description

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates in the collection and assessment of the patients problem/condition.
  • Provide pre-attending care for patients.
  • Elicit and document the patients chief complaint, history and patient needs.
  • Implements aspects of the nursing plan of care as delegated and with demonstrated competencies:
  • Administers vaccines, medications and/or prescribed treatments and procedures as ordered by the provider or delegated by supervising RN.
  • Performs the following duties and procedures within the scope of LPN practice: vital signs, phlebotomy, specimen collection, wound care, and urinary catheterization.
  • Assists physicians and RNs in other patient care support activities related to referrals, lab work, diagnostic testing, medication ordering, results reporting and scheduling, as delegated.
  • Maintain a consistent alertness to patient care needs and take a proactive approach to address/resolve issues.Delegate appropriate tasks according to Illinois law and organizational protocols to Licensed Practical Nurses and Medical Assistants.
  • Assists in urgent/emergent medical situations, as appropriate, and in accordance with the organizations protocols for medical emergencies and cardiac arrests.
  • Performs other tasks as delegated and within the LPN scope of practice.