Licensed Practical Nurse-Full Time Days/Evenings

July 1, 2020

Company Name:
Northwest Missouri Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center

Title of Position:
LPN

Description:

This is a licensed practical nurse (LPN) position accountable for administering medication and other prescribed treatments; taking vital signs; assisting with care plan activities; observing and reporting patient conditions and behaviors; and participating in rehabilitation, ambulation, and transfers. LPN’s oversee the work of nursing assistants; communicate with doctors, patients, and families; and educate patients on care. May transport clients to offsite appointments and apply restraints when necessary.

Knowledge, skills & abilities
Knowledge of current nursing theory, practices, and techniques. Skill in applying practical nursing principles in the care of persons with physical or mental illness, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, and/or the geriatric population. Ability to work assigned schedule which may include a variety of shifts, weekends, holidays, and/or required overtime.

Typical qualifications
Knowledge of current nursing theory, practices, and techniques. Skill in applying practical nursing principles in the care of persons with physical or mental illness, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, and/or the geriatric population. Ability to work assigned schedule which may include a variety of shifts, weekends, holidays, and/or required overtime.

Link to Application:
www.mocareers.mo.gov

Name of Contact:
Dawn Turpin Human Resource Assistant

Email Address of Contact:
dawn.turpin@dmh.mo.gov