Licensed Practical Nurse PCU 1 North 10k Sign On Bonus
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2204747
Licensed Practical Nurse - Med Surg (2 North)
$10,000 Sign On Bonus
The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for assisting the RN in assessing, implementing, and evaluating care for various patients within the facility. Reports directly to the charge nurse and Clinical Director of the unit. This position works in conjunction with other members of nursing service, ancillary services, physicians, patients, and families. It collaborates with various members of the healthcare team to ensure quality of care across the continuum. Requires the ability to be self-directed and quality focused. Interpersonal communication skills are a necessary function of this position.
Assists RN with medical histories
Assigned duties within LPN scope of care practice
Provides direct patient care which includes medication administration, treatments, and IV initiation within LPN scope of care practice
Adheres to practices and policies outlined to ensure patient safety and follows infection control standards
Med Surg 2 North is a 30-bed unit with a Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:5-6. Care for patients including cardiac, TIA/stroke, respiratory, DVT/PE, and nephrology. *$10,000 Sign-on bonus for eligible candidates.
*Sign-On Bonus Eligibility Requirements: The sign on bonus is not applicable to current VUMC staff or former staff who have worked for VUMC in the past 12 months.
7pm - 7am (Nights)
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