LPN Progressive Care Unit - Nights
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND
*1. Performs/documents physical/mental assessment according to policy and procedure for patients
with units Scope of Care.
*2. Analyzes pertinent data, communicates findings, documents information accurately, and keeps RN aware of findings.
*3. Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures relevant to unit.
*4. Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for a routine patient care assignment.
*5. Administers medication following the five rights of medication administration.
*6. Under the direction of an RN, updates/documents discharge planning and patient teaching
involving patient/significant other in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team.
*7. Acquires/maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursing practice in units Scope of Care.
*8. Communicates effectively and professionally with peers, supervisors, ancillary departments,
and all other external/internal customers.
*9. All other duties as assigned by Registered Nurse and/ or Nurse Management.