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LPN - Neuro Stroke PCU

Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

26 bed telemetry PCU specializes in the care and management of Hospitalist medicine patients, with primarily Stroke and Neurology diagnosis. Practices practical nursing within the parameters set forth in Carilion Clinic's Plans for the Provision of Patient Care and functions under the direction of a registered nurse or physician. Partners with the RN in collecting data, planning, implementing and evaluating patient/resident care. Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development to appropriately care for patients/residents served. Participates in the nursing process for patients of all ages served.
Contributes to the development of the patient/resident database and interdisciplinary
plan of care.
Identifies patient/resident/family/caregiver educational needs, incorporates into the
plan of care, implements, and documents.
Applies knowledge of growth and development to appropriately care for
Implements prescribed therapeutic treatment plan and procedures.
Administers prescribed medication to patients/residents.
Demonstrates the role of patient advocate, protector of patient's rights, and provider
of psychological/social/cultural support.
Contributes to Carilion's performance improvement activities and demonstrates support
of service area/facility/organization initiatives.
Contributes to the orientation and career development of others.
Minimum Qualifications Education: Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing. Experience: None required. Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed to practice practical nursing in the state of Virginia. Must obtain/maintain AHA BLS-HCP. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health de-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward. Other Minimum Qualifications: Specific experience and certifications may be listed in service line specific addendums to this job description. Must successfully complete orientation and competency requirements. Must be able to meet essential job functions. About Carilion This is Carilion Clinic ... An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us. Requisition Number: 130956
Employment Status: Flex
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Shift: Night
Shift Details: PRN - Nights
Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN
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For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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