The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides direct nursing care to the residents and supervises the day-to-day activities performed by the Nursing Assistants. The LPN is responsible for carrying out the physicians’ orders, including, but not limited to: Medication administration, treatments and resident assessments. Additionally, the LPN communicates changes in the resident’s condition to the physician, the Unit Director and the resident’s responsible party. The LPN is responsible for maintaining medical record information as described by unit and facility policy. The LPN works with multiple departments and outside agencies to promote continuity of care for each resident.
Graduate from an approved school of practical nursing
One year experience in patient care is preferred
Licenses, Certifications and/or Registrations:
Certifications and/or Registrations:
Current, unencumbered active license to practice as a LPN in the state of Florida