Licensed Practical Nurse Job in Bode, IA
The Licensed Practical Nurse reports to the Administrator/Clinical Manager/RN Supervisor. The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for maintaining communication between members of the interdisciplinary team, including the client, client representative (if any), family members, nursing staff, and attending physicians and other care providers. The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) will assist the registered nurse in performing certain nursing procedures in accordance with the Plan of Care established by the physician and Administrator/Clinical Manager/RN Supervisor. The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides client services as assigned and is directly supervised by the Administrator/Clinical Manager/RN Supervisor or Registered Nurse designee. Provide specific skilled procedures as assigned and in accordance with acceptable standards for the LPN, including sterile dressing changes, administration of oral, IM, and rectal medication, routine ostomy care, catheter care, observation of signs/symptoms, tube feeding, teaching client, client representative (if any), and family in self-care techniques.