JOB SUMMARY: Provides direct, professional nursing care under the direction of the Registered Nurse, for the long-term care resident according to established standards, policies, procedures, licensure and scope of practice.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
· One-year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
· Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
· Current Licensure as a LPN in the State of South Dakota required.