Arkansas Surgical Hospital - Physician Owned North Little Rock, AR, USA
Job Summary: Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, a Licensed Practical Nurse functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Utilizes the nursing process to plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient populations and their families. Essential Duties: • Performs basic nursing care to patients by following established standards and procedures. • Collects patient data such as vital signs; notes how the patient looks and acts, or responds to stimuli, and reports this information accordingly. • Prepares and administers injections, performs routine tests, treats wounds, and changes bandages. • Prepares patient records and files using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices. • Administers certain prescribed medications, and monitors and documents...