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LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse
Grand Rapids, Michigan 888-607-8233

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Reports to: Supervising Registered Nurse

Responsibilities:

The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing direct skilled patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive patient care outcomes.

Qualifications:

1. Graduated from a National League of Nursing accredited practical.
2. Unencumbered license as a Practical Nurse in the state of Michigan.
3. 1 year of nursing experience required; three years nursing experience preferred.  Community, home health or medical/surgical experience preferred.
4. Comply with the state nurse practice act.
5. Comply with accepted professional standards of practice.
6. High level of interpersonal skills.
7. Certified in CPR.
8. Strong clinical skills.
9. Excellent customer service skills and ability to deal tactfully with patients, families, other team members and community.
10. Treat patients, team members and the public with courtesy, respect and presents a positive public image.
11. Empathy for the needs of the patient.
12. Works as a team member.
13. Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
14. Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with the organizations requirements.
15. Negative TB test or chest x-ray.