A licensed caregiver who provides nursing care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. Participates in the nursing process in the planning, implementation and evaluation of care in accordance with patient care standards and physician orders. He/she acts as a liaison between the physician, patient and family and collaborates with other members of the interdisciplinary team.. He/she assists in the orientation process of new personnel, and may participate in Health Center and department committees. LPN must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to age groups according to specific chronological age, developmental, age, and/or psycho-social maturity.
Graduate of accredited LPN school of Nursing.
Required length and type of experience:
Previous experience in specific nursing area preferred. IV and Antibiotic certification required
Required licensure, certification or registry:
Current license by the Ohio State Board of Nursing