Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - Licensed Practical Nursing Careers

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Full Job Title: LPN Juvenile Detention Center .8fte evening shift, and 12 hour weekends

Job Number: 86916

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Date Posted: 3-6-2017

DEPARTMENT: Patient Services

SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Director, Patient Services



PURPOSE OF POSITION: To function at the direction of, and in conjunction with, physicians in providing direct care to infant, child and adolescent patients and their families within the parameters of the Performance Standards for Practical Nurses.

·Compliance - Patient Services Staff
Sustain a working understanding of regulatory requirements and accreditation standards. Support leadership in Compliance efforts to meet and sustain the regulatory compliance efforts of the department and hospital. Be mindful and judicious in monitoring safety and departmental policies and procedures. Ensure all individual certifications and Safety College requirements are fulfilled in a timely basis. Work with department managers, nurse council and magnet representatives to identify and share safety best practices. Be mindful of CCHMCs processes and compliance with CMS standards and freely communicate safety and compliance concerns to leadership team members.
·Interprofessional Practice:
Demonstrates consistent integration of the Interprofessional Practice Model (IPM) in all aspects of practice.
·Patient Care - Age Specific and Culturally Diverse
Consistently integrates age specific and culturally diverse concepts into patient care, taking into consideration both the patient's chronological age and developmental functioning.
·Care Delivery
Utilize the plan of care to provide nursing care to patients and families as assigned by, and in conjunction with the Registered Nurse (RN). Obtain and communicate patient data for inclusion in the overall and ongoing patient assessment. Assist with development of the plan of care and actively participate in patient care conferences. Provide direct patient care to patients in accordance with current standards of practice and hospital and nursing policies, procedures and standards. Assist in planning for discharge of patient; participate in patient and family teaching.
Document results of care given and contribute to the evaluation of the effectiveness of care.
Work collaboratively and interdisciplinary with health Team Members.

Skills & Competencies
Knowledge of growth and development
·Professional Knowledge/Ability
Professional knowledge and ability sufficient to effectively carry out the responsibilities of the position
Displaying contagious enthusiasm for one's work; being excited to work; pursuing work with a sense of urgency and fervor
Effective verbal, written and/or interpersonal communication skills

·Licensed Practical Nurse

·1 year of pediatric nursing experience

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