Medicine Unit LPN
An LPN is a valuable member of the patient care team. An LPN provides direct and indirect patient care which meets the psychosocial, physical and general needs of the patient. Meets the communication needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a registered nurse. Knowledgeable of regulatory agency requirements, nursing and hospital policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about changes in patients’ clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology; is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision. Provides care with ethical integrity in a compassionate, empathetic manner.