Licensed Practical Nurse - Oncology Infusion Center
Job ID: R0039791 | Healthcare Specialists | Full Time, Day Shift | Charlottesville, VA
Responsible for providing patient care, health teaching, and a safe environment to patients in an inpatient or outpatient setting or in the patient's home as directed by physicians and registered nurses.
  • Assists the registered nurse and/or physician through data collection concerning the physical, psychological, social, and cultural dimensions of patients according to practice standards and institutional policy/procedure.
  • Organizes and prioritizes nursing care activities considering the needs of the patients and the interdisciplinary team.
  • Implements age-appropriate interventions based on individual patient's needs as directed by the registered nurse/physician.
  • Assists in evaluating the effectiveness of care given in progressing patient toward desired outcomes.
  • Assists in developing and implementing patient/family teaching plan based on identified health education needs and the condition and age of the patient.
  • Provides for a safe environment and safe delivery of care.
  • Assumes responsibility for professional development of self and contributes to and assists with the professional development of others.
  • Demonstrates teamwork in the delivery of patient care.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $19.49 - $30.21 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Graduated from an accredited licensed practical nurse program.
  • Experience: No experience required.
  • Licensure: Licensed to practice as a practical nurse (LPN) in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required. May require a valid Virginia driver's license.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job may require standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, and bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.



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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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