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Licensed Practical Nurse II-Outpatient (Per Diem and Part-time) **INTERNAL ONLY**

Company: UMC Southern Nevada
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY FOR PER DIEM (NON-BENEFITED) AND PART-TIME OPENINGS Centennial Hills,5785 Centennial Center Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89149 Sunset Primary Care, 525 Marks Street, Henderson, NV 89014 Position Summary: Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care and administering medications for individuals or groups of patients. May provide patient care in a specialty area but not limited to: medical/surgical, labor and delivery, PEDS, and the emergency room. May work with high risk patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of clinical experience as a LPN. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Practical Nurse, Basic Life Support (BLS), and IV certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred Qualifications: * Minimum one (1) year of recent Adult Primary/Quick Care Experience; * Prior relevant clinical Experience as an LPN in an acute care hospital or similar setting. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Basic life support; nursing process (implementation and coordination of patient care); patient standards of care; disease process; medical terminology; human anatomy; basics of pharmacology and medication administration; Proper techniques for dressing wounds, removing sutures and staples, etc; Aseptic techniques; Nurse practice act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Proper medication administration (except epidural and intravenous route); delivery of patient care; performing basic life support; maintaining sterile technique; using equipment associated with specialty area and the nursing process; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.

Keywords: UMC Southern Nevada, Las Vegas , Licensed Practical Nurse II-Outpatient (Per Diem and Part-time) **INTERNAL ONLY**, Healthcare , Las Vegas, Nevada

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