LPN-DPC -Morrisville Family Medicine, Morrisville, NC
Company: Duke Health
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Duke Primary Care is the largest primary care network in the
greater Triangle area with family medicine and internal medicine
providers, and pediatricians in 34 locations throughout the
Triangle. Duke Nursing Highlights: Duke University Health System is
designated as a Magnet organization Nurses from each hospital are
consistently recognized each year as North Carolinas Great 100
Nurses. Duke University Health System was awarded the American
Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification
Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing
certification. Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered
nurses Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle! Relocation
Assistance! LPN-DPC-Morrisville-FT-Morrisville, NC- (Monday
-Friday, 8am-5pm). DUKE HEALTH is interested in hiring a talented,
energetic, professional, Licensed Practical Nurse who can
multi-task, provide exceptional customer service, is punctual and a
team player. We offer exceptional benefits and career growth
opportunities with this world-class healthcare provider. If you are
seeking new opportunities and feel you are a great fit, please
apply on the website. We ask that you submit an updated resume and
include all of your healthcare experience. Job Summary:
Assume responsibilities for direct nursing care of assigned
patients under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician
in patient care area. Administer medications and special nursing
care techniques prescribed for assigned patients. Provides nursing
services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of
the LPN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Work
Performed Administer medications as prescribed by physician and
employ special nursing care techniques as required; administer
intravenous medications and fluids as directed; maintain required
Provide and document direct nursing care of assigned patients under
the supervision of a registered nurse or physician.
Nursing care is guided by the physician orders and the nursing plan
Patient response to care is reported to a registered nurse for
evaluation, intervention and modification of the plan of care.
Assist other health care personnel in the delivery of patient
Assist physicians and other nursing personnel in the performance of
various diagnostic procedures.
Evaluate nursing care with emphasis on nursing procedures and
patient responses; assist in the delivery of nursing care and
selection of nursing priorities.
Assist in the development and implementation of general policies
and procedures to provide for the emotional and physical comfort
and safety of patients; participate in the formulation of new
Participate in maintaining the environment of care including
equipment and other material resources.
Participate in the identification of clinical or operational
performance improvement opportunities and assists in performance
Assist with control of material resources and maintenance; assist
in appraisal of effectiveness of material and equipment and report
any equipment malfunctions to charge nurse.
Participate in in-service education programs and other conferences
within the service. Assist in the training of new employees.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described
herein. Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Knowledge of
scope of licensed practical nurse, ability to delegate to nursing
Considerable knowledge of the care and treatment of patients and
special procedures that apply to practical nursing.
Able to independently seek out resources and work
Able to communicate clearly with patients, families, visitors,
healthcare team, physicians, administrators, leadership and others.
Able to teach patients and families in accordance with the nursing
plan of care.
Able to use sensory and cognitive functions to process and
prioritize information, treatment, and follow-up.
Competent in BLS and/or other specialized life support requirements
designated by work area or organization.
Use fine motor skills.
Record activities, document interventions.
Use computer and learn new software programs.
Navigate the entity to provide clinical care for patients.
Able to withstand prolonged standing and walking.
Able to remain focused and organized.
Knowledge of sterile techniques and special procedures that are
applicable to work performed.
Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in
administering routine and special treatments to patients.
Working knowledge of sanitation, personal hygiene and basic health
and safety precautions applicable to work in a hospital.
Knowledge of infection control procedures and safety
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
Working knowledge and completion of appropriate JCAHO and other
regulatory requirements. Duke Health Highlights:
In addition to our three hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive,
geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that
include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty
clinics and outpatient surgery centers. Duke Primary Care is the
largest primary care network in the greater Triangle area with
family medicine and internal medicine providers, and pediatricians
in nearly 30 locations throughout the region. Pre-employment
Physical Capacity Testing Required: Click here for more information
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed
to providing employment opportunity without regard to an
individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression,
gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke aspires
to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,
creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the
robust exchange of ideas"an exchange that is best when the rich
diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences
flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all
members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the
contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices
are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to
uphold these values. Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs
at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include
essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental
abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for
reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring
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