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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Acute Care Extender, PRN, Various Shifts

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Greenville, SC, US

Company: Prisma Health

Bilingual (Spanish / English) candidates are encouraged to apply.

Requisition # 72448 

Employment Type PRN 

Job Class
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Job Summary

The LPN Extender provides practical nursing care within the scope of a LPN under the South Carolina Nurse Practice Act in the acute care setting.  The LPN Extender functions as a collaborative member of the healthcare team in partnership with and under the supervision of a RN to provide practical nursing care for a specific group of patients.  Assumes responsibility for data collection related to patient status, on-going monitoring, measuring and documentation of patient care.  Provides patient/family instruction, as directed by the RN.  Assists with activities of daily living, non-critical care transport and patient discharge.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities
This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.
Minimum Education

Completion of LPN program required. High school diploma or equivalent preferred. 

Minimum Experience

No previous experience.

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses
LPN-LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - NLPN
Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)

N/A

In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements

N/A

Other Required Experience

N/A

Position Posting Category

LPN


Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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