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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Job, Stepping Stones, Meadvil
Department: Stepping Stones
Location: Meadville, PA
Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Evenings & Nights w/Wknd. Rotation required
Hours: 3PM-11:30PM
Job Details:

Meadville Medical Center is hiring for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) job to work part-time evenings with shift and weekend rotation on our Stepping Stones Unit. He/she will give direct nursing care for patients under the supervision of the Professional Nurse.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Education and Experience Requirements:

·         Professional knowledge of nursing theory and practice at a level normally required through completion of an accredited school of nursing

·         Specific unites may have additional requirements according to their policy

·         Specific skills for this patient care unit which the staff member must demonstrate knowledge and competence include:

o   (a) Care of the substance abuse patient

o   (b) Care of the patient requiring detoxification

o   (c) The 12 Step Recovery Program

o   (d) Patient confidentiality

o   (e) Use of the individual and group therapy techniques/dynamics

o   (f) Support groups available to patients and/or significant others to utilize.

·         Current State Practical Nursing License

·         If recovering from addiction, must have two (2) years of uninterrupted abstinence and must actively participate in a recognized 12-Step Program

·         At least one year of nursing experience in Medical/Surgical Nursing preferred

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

·         Good communication and analytical skills necessary

·         Ability to concentrate and prioritize, plan and perform professional nursing care, resolve patient care problems, and interact with patients, families, and other team members-often during stressful situations

·         Ability to make frequent rounds, lift patients, position patients, and to transport patients, to provide treatment and to maintain patient comfort

·         Must independently be able to respond to any emergency situation

f you or someone you know are interested in the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) job, please go to www.mmchs.org/careers and apply directly or contact Chelsea at 814-686-7352 ccottave@meadvillejobs.com 


   
     

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