At a glance
Location: US-LA-Monroe
Posted: 2/7/2020
Closing: 3/6/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 2 year(s)
LPN, Licensed Practical Nurse - St. Joseph's Home
Job description

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is a professional care giver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of residents for a designated time frame and provides care to these residents via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members.

  • Must be a graduate from a State Accredited License Practice Nursing program with current license to practice in the state of Louisiana.
  • Knowledge of education responsibilities to staff, community and students; a well­ integrated personality; an understanding and appreciation of good physical and mental health.
  • Knowledge of the nursing process, pharmacology and medical procedures which may be encountered in the program, communication skills, interest in continued professional growth.
  • Knowledge of new trends in mental health nursing or recovery process from chemical dependency; and can adapt to progressive change
  • Minimum two (2) years prior LPN experience required
  • Experience working with elderly adults in nursing home setting preferred
  • Current license to practice vocational nursing in the State of Louisiana required