May 11, 2022

LPN - Medical Surgical Unit

  • Vidant Health
  • Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse Surgery

Job Description

Job Description

Vidant Health

About Vidant North Hospital

Vidant North Hospital is a Joint Commission-accredited, 204-bed acute bed facility where residents of Halifax, Northampton and Warren counties in North Carolina and Mecklenburg, Brunswick and Greensville in Virginia receive a wide range of health services close to home. Vidant North Hospital’s team of more than 60 providers and 850 employees represent most medical specialties. In addition to 24-hour emergency care, we also offer intensive care, medical, surgical, orthopedic, behavioral health, rehabilitation and therapy services; a cardiac catheterization lab; and outpatient clinics. Our partnership with Vidant Health connects the communities we serve with broader access to various levels of care, enabling us to further customize treatment based on a patient’s unique needs.

Position Summary

Assist in providing direct quality patient care under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse. Participates in the assessment of patients. Assists in developing, implementing and evaluating/revising the plan of care. Attends educational programs and staff orientation which promote and professional development. Develops leadership role within the LPN scope of practice. Participates in Service Excellence Program.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School plus less than 1 year of formal training or education Specify: LPN Diploma
  • American Heart Association CPR certification; exposure and practice of medication administration from educational preparation and student clinical practice
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
  • North Carolina LPN Licensure or evidence of application for endorsement and holding temporary LPN licensure
  • Less than 2 Years Experience