Licensed Practical Nurse

Licensed Practical Nurse LPNEducation: LPN must be a graduate of an accredited practical nurse or vocational nursing program, accompanied by a current licensed practical nursing license in the State of Pennsylvania. The LPN provides quality and safe delivery of home care services under the direction of a Registered Nurse. Duties/Responsibilities/Functions: As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you will perform your job duties according to the State Nursing Practice Act while upholding the utmost ethical and safe techniques while always keeping the care of the patient as your top priority. These are just some of the duties that you will be expected to perform, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform all nursing duties in accordance with the state Nursing Act specific to the state you are working in, while adhering to the agency’s policies and procedures.
  • Monitor patient progress and identifies any changes in status, acting on those changes to insure patient comfort and safety.
  • Perform routine nursing care to assigned patients, while utilizing age specific and universal precaution practices at all times.