Licensed Practical Nurse
3141 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
Thursday, May 20, 2021
About The Role
Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for identifying patients’
healthcare needs using professional nursing assessment skills. This
position also provides patient care under the direction of a Nurse
Practitioner, Physician or next level of medical authority.
What You Will Do
collaboration with providers, manages patient treatment through
comprehensive clinical observations and evaluations of health care
and counsels the patient and family/significant others regarding the
nursing care needs and other related problems of the patient.
- Monitors patient vital signs and lab values.
- Maintains accurate and complete records of observations, treatments and care of patient.
signs and symptoms and reports to the physician, midlevel, and/or nurse
reactions to treatments, including drugs and changes in the patient's
physical or emotional condition.
- Provides nursing services: treatments, diagnostic and preventive procedures as assigned.
equipment and assists the physician, midlevel and nurse during
examinations and treatments also assists during specialized procedures.
- Obtains assistance and consults as necessary.
- Maintains patient confidentiality and HIPAA compliance according to Federal guidelines.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
What You Will Bring to the Role
- High School Diploma or GED
- Licensed Practical Nurse
Preferred Education and Experience:
Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:
- Fingerprint Clearance Card
- Valid CPR-BLS certification
- AZ Licensed Practical Nurse
- TB, Hep B, MMR, TDAP, Varicella, and Influenza
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology.
- Working knowledge of basic computer software programs: MS Office and EMR.
- Understanding of basic laboratory procedures, infectious disease management and control and safety standards.
- Skilled in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing, and medical care coordination.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills.
- Able to work effectively with co-workers and diverse patient populations with diplomacy and tact.
- Able to calculate medical dosage mathematics.
to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions
consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local
standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative
- Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be
required as job duties demand.
- Prolonged standing, sitting, walking, reading, writing, talking and use of computer.
- Normal clinical work environment
Job Start Date
Thursday, May 20, 2021