Performs the function of a Licensed Practical Nurse, under the direct supervision of a registered nurse in planning and implementing nursing care for patients as assigned. Is responsible for adhering to all Standards of Nursing Practice, as they apply for managing supplies and equipment under the direction of the charge nurse.
One year vocational training from a School of Practical Nursing, enrolled in ADN/BSN program.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; English required, bilingual (English/Spanish; English/French) preferred.
Experience: 6 months recent inpatient experience preferred.
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications:
Current Louisiana LPN License
NRP Certification within 6 months of employment.