Jan 22, 2021

LPN- Children's Hospital of Richmond Pediatric Orthopedics

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

  • At the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, we nurture the champion in every child. We fight the forces that threaten them—however complex the condition or elusive the cure. We build communities of wellness. To heal the hurt of broken bones, broken hopes and broken systems. We practice with rigor and love, to restore young bodies, minds and spirits with the tenacity to take on the world. Only to find their spirit compels us to care in ways that overcome the impossible.
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • Commences to integrate technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family. Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort. Provides direction, education, and begins to assume leadership responsibilities at the unit level. Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care. Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • LPN licensure in Virginia
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current LPN Licensure in Virginia
      • AHA BLS Certification or equivalent
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • N/A
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Experience as a LPN in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • Graduate from a Board of Nursing approved School of Practical Nursing
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • N/A