Community Health Systems LPN, Days, FT, Dr Wilcox Office in Ponca City, Oklahoma

Description:

The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care consistent with the goals and philosophy of AllianceHealth Medical Group Ponca City and with standards of nursing practice as defined by the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Oklahoma. LPN is responsible for assisting the physician to provide direct patient care and health teaching designed to meet the age/developmental specific needs of the health care clients.

Employees must observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired regarding personal, financial, medical or employment of patients, families, and employees of AllianceHealth Medical Group Ponca City. Must follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients, and Hospital. Must report hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs.

The LPN will deliver quality care by offering excellent customer service. All employees participate within a team centered approach towards patient care. The LPN must possess exceptional communication skills, critical thinking skills, and independent decision making skills. General responsibilities include: collaboration with the RN regarding patient care, completing assigned tasks in an efficient and timely manner, holistic care involving patient families, display proficiency in order entry and Meditech.

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the essential functions of this position as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of Licensed Practical Nursing, Current OK LPN License. At least one year experience in direct patient care. Prefer experience in phlebotomy and laboratory testing/specimen preparation. PC skills or Applicable computer experience.

Job: Nursing

Organization: AllianceHealth Ponca City

Location: OK-Ponca City

Requisition ID: 1733243