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    Summary

    Licensed Practical Nurse assigned to the Gardnerville CBOC provides technical nursing care to adult and geriatric patients according to a plan of care established by a Registered Nurse utilizing Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) requirements.

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    Responsibilities

    Responsible for patient care activities for adult and geriatric patients. Performs each of the identified elements on a daily basis as assigned. Does so in a safe, effective manner, adhering to standards and criteria identified in Medical Center/Health Care System manuals and current practice. Performs, reports, and records the assigned nursing care in the Gardnerville CBOC including but not limited to: Vital Signs including pulse, blood pressure, respiration, temperature, pain level ,perform diabetic foot screening including visual screening, pulses and sensation, pulses; apical, carotid, pedal per protocol , obtains and forwards blood, Urine and other samples for laboratory testing ordered by a provider and in accordance with facility guidelines, Neurological vital signs,obtaining EKG, obtaining pulse oximetry, oxygen therapy per protocol, Glucometer and blood pressure cuff teaching, height/weight,administers Hepatitis series, influenza, pneumococcal, tetanus and other vaccinations, etc..

    Work Schedule: 8:00 am. - 4: 30 pm. Monday through Friday
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    This position is covered under the bargaining unit.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    6

  • Job family (Series)

    0620 Practical Nurse

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