May 11, 2022

LPN - Medical - Surgical

  • Vidant Health
  • Ahoskie, NC 27910, USA
Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Description

Job Description

Vidant Health

About Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital is a 114-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Ahoskie, NC. The 15-bed ER serves approximately 21,000 patients per year from the local community and surrounding towns. This modern facility provides a wide range of health services to its 39,000 residents in the four-county area.

Ahoskie, NC is ideally located an hour from the Norfolk/Virginia Beach area and two hours from Raleigh, Richmond, Williamsburg, and the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. Ahoskie offers a moderate cost of living, a strong sense of community, and a temperate climate and location to support a variety of year round outdoor activities, such as boating, kayaking, hunting, fishing, hiking, and golf.

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.
  • CPR certification; exposure and practice of medication administration from educational preparation and student clinical practice.
  • North Carolina LPN Licensure or evidence of application for endorsement and holding temporary LPN licensure.
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification.

Other Information

Full-time position 36 hours week- includes weekends and holidays.

Retention Bonus up to $5,000.00

Shift Differential rates:

2nd Shift

3rd Shift

Weekend Shift

3.00

3.50

2.75