Licensed Practical Nurse

Visiting Nurse & Health Services   Manchester, CT   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on September 16, 2022

Licensed Practical Nurse – Evening – Full-Time- 32 Hours 

POSITION SUMMARY: 

The Licensed Practical Nurse reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager. Utilizing the nursing  process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient–centered care, under the direction of the  Registered Nurse. Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team. Communicates, as  appropriate, the patient’s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in  condition or response to treatment. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and  development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the  patient population served. Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through  collegial support and interactions.  

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION 

Graduate of an accredited LPN/LVN Program and must have and maintain current a  License as Practical Nurse in the State of Connecticut. 

COMPETENCIES

Must maintain clinical competency required for area of assignment including Basic  Cardiac Life Support  

Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Possesses basic computer skills.