Licensed Practical Nurse (PT), Urgent Care - Rotating

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Concord Nashua, NH
16 hours/week - Urgent Care

Rotating shifts - Nashua, NH

Provides general nursing care to patients within scope of licensure.

Responsibilities:

* Utilizes the nursing process - assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to facilitate continuing health care to individuals, families, and community.

* Identifies common and recurring nursing needs of the patient.

* Recognizes the need for and performs routine office procedures and testing.

* Assists patients to achieve basic health care goals.

* Identifies patient education needs, providing instruction or referring appropriately.

* Assists staff in institutional quality improvement measures and office standards of practice.

* Provides telephone advice to patients per physician specific protocols; refers patients appropriately.

* Participates in staff meetings

* Performs other duties as required or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing.

Required Licensure/Certification Skills:

* Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of NH required.

* Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate required.