Pella Regional Health Center LPN Med/Surg in Pella, Iowa
Collaborates with the health care team using evidence based practice, demonstrating accountability, respect for patients, families and coworkers, while providing safe and optimal patient outcomes. Promotes continuity of care by communicating effectively with interdisciplinary team and family as appropriate. Directs the work of the support staff in the provision of care. Performs general nursing duties using critical thinking skills with minimal supervision. Able to work with the age specific populations according to the setting.
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Current Registration and Licensure in the State of Iowa as an LPN. Must be in good standing with the Board of Nursing.
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Heart Code BLS required. New Employee certify within three (3) months after hire date.
Current ACLS (New employees should obtain per guidelines of the Education Course Requirements policy.) Employee will receive training and certification for ACLS within one year of hire date.
Nursing experience in a Med/Surg setting preferred.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
High degree of empathetic listening skills, tact and kindness toward others.
Ability to communicate well verbally. Must work effectively as a member of a team.
Basic computer knowledge
Technical and critical thinking skills in relation to sound nursing judgment.