The Licensed Practical Nurse, (LPN), is a specifically trained member of the clinic team. The LPN supports the on-going delivery of care, as identified by the multi-disciplinary scope of practice. The LPN works with the individual patient, their families, and providers of care to implement individual preventative and ongoing health plans.
Triage, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care and patient education either by telephone or within the UAMS Clinic. Delivers nursing care according to standards as defined by UAMS, American Nurses Association, (ANA), AR State Board of Nursing, (ASBN), and those set forth by nursing specialty organizations. Helps develop patient's Plan of Care, (POC), per clinic standards utilizing assessment.
Graduate of an accredited nursing program
Current and valid LPN license by the State of Arkansas
Must have strong organizational skills and computer knowledge
One year of clinical nursing experience
On call responsibility
Employee Health experience