Full-time LPN in Bessemer, AL
Company: Wexford Health Sources
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for assisting in
the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of
assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Under the
clinical supervision of Registered Nurses, directs and guides
patient teaching activities commensurate with education and
Under the clinical guidance of a Registered Nurse, assists in the
assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of
patients in the health care unit and as necessary in the housing
Assist in planning and implementing individual treatment programs
in the health care unit and housing unit by utilizing available
resources and consulting with registered nurses, physicians and
Implement medical plan through administering medications and
intervention in accordance with physician instructions.
Document nursing encounters, patient response, effectiveness,
complications etc., and communicate information to supervisory
personnel and physicians in accordance with physicians orders.
Assist in maintaining working and living areas and supplies in good
Serve as a member of a nursing care and treatment team and assist
physician as assigned.
Use available in-house resource personnel and departments for
Implement clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with
established policies and procedures.
Take vital signs (temperature, pulse, respiration and blood
Apply and change dressings.
Provide for emotional and physical comfort and safety of
Assist with activities of daily living with special attention to
Supervise inmates in the maintenance, cleanliness and sanitation of
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