Saint Francis Health System LPN II in Tulsa, Oklahoma

LPN II

Department

63140 - 8 West - Senior Svcs

Schedule

7p - 7a

Shift

Hourly Full Time

Hours

36.00

Requisition #

51186

Job Details 8 West - Senior Specialty Unit (SSU) (22 beds, newly renovated unit)

¨ The first NICHE hospital in Oklahoma

¨ NICHE – Nurses Improving Care for the Health System Elderly

¨ The NICHE program is a whole new approach in caring for the geriatric patient. The nursing-led program allows RN's to initiate protocols of care and to participate in interdisciplinary collaboration within this model of care

¨ Patient population: age 65 + with diverse acute diagnoses

¨ 16 bed telemetry units for patients requiring cardiac monitoring

Job Summary:

Administers nursing care to an assigned group of patients based on physician's orders, nursing care plan and the Oklahoma Board of Nursing Scope of Practice. Consults with registered nurse to plan patient care. Performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties including data collection.

Education:

Completion of a state approved Licensed Practical Nurse program.

Licensure, Registration and/or Certification:

Valid State of Oklahoma LPN License.

Work Experience:

0 - 6 months related experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Working knowledge of general disease state management processes, bio- psychosocial model, and clinical pathways. Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Ability to organize and prioritize work in an effective and efficient manner. Ability to be detail oriented as required in the examination of clinical and numerical data. IV therapy medication administration as guided by hospital policy. EOE Protected Veterans/Disability