Henry Ford Health System LPN - Women and Newborn - Contingent - Varied - Allegiance Health - Jackson, MI in Jackson, Michigan
Under the supervision of a RN or provider, the LPN uses sound nursing judgment in the provision of nursing care. Performs a variety of both technical and routine nursing services. Collaborates with health care teams to implement the nursing care plan. Demonstrates clinical competence.
Currently in last semester of or graduated from an accredited LPN program.
Effective written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to problem-solve.
Critical thinking skills and judgment necessary in the delivery of patient care.
Knowledge about the care of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.
Exceptional customer service skills.
Basic computer knowledge.
LPN experience; Women and Children Services preferred.
Prior experience working in a healthcare environment
MI LPN License or if graduate nurse, LPN License within 90 days of hire Current
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