Provides direct and indirect patient care services that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communications needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing and hospital policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about changes in patient’s clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Graduate of an accredited LPN/LVN program.
Current LPN/LVN Licensure in State of New Mexico.
Current American Heart – HeartSaver or Basic Life Support (BLS) card.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
Basic computer knowledge.