Under the direction of an RN, contributes to the assessment of
patients by collecting data for analysis by an RN.
Performs plan of care interventions, including specimen
collection and wound care. May administermedication. Documents
patient care given.
Assists RN with development of plan of care.
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living,
including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and
Monitors, documents, and communicates patient's status and
reactions to interventions with RN, physician, patient, and
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being
of the patient.
Adherence to all core measure initiatives, patient safety goals,
and NQF Safe Practices.
High school diploma or equivalent Preferred X Required
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a
stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:X Basic Life Support (BLS)
Licenses: Current LPN license in state of NC