LPN (FT), Family Medicine - Merrimack, NH

LPN (FT), Family Medicine - Merrimack, NH

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Concord | Merrimack, NH, 03054, US

Posted 23 days ago

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Description

Provides general nursing care to patients within scope of licensure.

Responsibilities: A listing of the key responsibilities

* Utilizes the nursing process - assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to facilitate continuing health care to individuals, families, and community.
* Identifies common and recurring nursing needs of the patient.


* Recognizes the need for and performs routine office procedures and testing.


* Assists patients to achieve basic health care goals.


* Identifies patient education needs, providing instruction or referring appropriately.


* Assists staff in institutional quality improvement measures and office standards of practice.


* Provides telephone advice to patients per physician specific protocols; refers patients appropriately.


* Participates in staff meetings.


* Performs other duties as required or assigned.



Minimum Qualifications:

* Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing.



Required Licensure/Certification Skills:

* Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of NH required.


* Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate required.