Nov 23, 2020

Licensed Practical Nurse PRN- Walk-In Clinic - COVID Labor Pool Response Team

  • Vanderbilt Health
  • Nashville, TN, USA

Job Description

Licensed Practical Nurse-PRN COVID Labor Pool Response Team9 Walk-In Clinics Role Summary:

This is a PRN role. PRN role will work Per Diem or as needed. The LPN role will support the licensed healthcare team members within the Vanderbilt Walk-In Clinic in the provision of patient care to include direct patient care, providing healthcare information to patients/families, and following established plan of care. This role works in close collaboration with the RN or a licensed healthcare team member to evaluate the patient's plan of care and progress toward goal attainment. All patient care activities are undertaken with the delegation/supervision of a licensed professional in accordance with VUMC standards and licensure regulations.

Nursing responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Rooming patients, including those who will be assessed and screened for COVID testing
  • Nursing intake (VS, allergies, medication reconciliation, pharmacy),medication/treatment administration,
  • Phlebotomy/IV starts for fluid resuscitation
  • EKG
  • Patient education for self-care
  • Discharging patients

Position Shift:
  • 7:30am-7:30pm; Day Shift

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