DaVita LPN/LVN, Pediatrics in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Licensed Practical Nurse Opportunity for our Pediatrics Clinic, Sunport Location

Overview of Position:

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, provides direct, safe, appropriate, and effective nursing care to designated patients in accordance with patient needs, current standards of nursing practice, and organizational policies within the scope of LPN Licensure and organization policy. Performs general nursing tasks.

Essential Functions:

  • Identifies and collects information concerning the health status of patients.

  • Evaluates patient’s responses to interventions and to the revision of the plan of care as needed.

  • Ensures the implementation of patient care orders in a timely manner.

  • Demonstrates quality improvement, facilitating the generation of ideas for improvement of patient care and functioning of the clinic.

  • Responsible for completing basic LPN competencies in addition to departmental specific competencies.

  • Follows organizational policies and procedures.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education:

Required - Graduate from a Licensed Practical Nursing program.

Experience:

Preferred - One (1) year related experience

Required licensure:

Required - Current BLS Certification; Valid NM LPN Licensure, valid multi-state compact license