LGH Diabetic/Renal Unit

  Weekend Exclusive Option (WEO) · Weekend

  WEO A (7a-7p) every weekend (2-12 hour shifts)

  Lynchburg General Hospital Lynchburg, VA


    The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) practices under the direction or supervision of a licensed medical practitioner, a professional registered nurse, or other licensed health professional authorized by regulations of the Department of Health Regulatory Boards.

    The LPN coordinates and manages the care provided to assigned patients. Under the supervision of the professional registered nurse (RN), LPNs perform care appropriate to the patient population served and meet daily routine patient care needs. The LPN performs their duties based on the unit care delivery model. This role collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to deliver care as outlined by the RN.

    The LPN adheres to a culture reflective of Centra's best practices for quality and service, creates and maintains a safe patient environment, and contributes to a healthy work environment.

    The practice of the LPN reflects the American Nurses Association's Code of Ethics for Nurses and the Nurse Practice Act of Virginia.

    The Diabetes/Renal unit is a Med/Surg Specialty unit located at Lynchburg General Hospital, in Lynchburg, VA. This position will require the LPN to work every weekend. This position offers full time benefits.

    Educational Requirements:
    Graduate of a school of nursing

    Experience Requirements:
    Will consider New Graduate LPNs
    Certification/Licensure Requirements:
    Hold a current, active license as a practical nurse in Virginia or hold a current multistate licensure privilege as a practical nurse


    Job Description will be reviewed at time of interview.

    The physical demands outlined in the job description must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some job positions require a Job Function Match test (physical demands test) in which the applicant must meet all physical demand requirements for the position.