Operating Room LPN-(Full-Time)

Job Summary: As an Operating Room LPN, you will work as part of the surgical team to provide care for patients before, during, and after surgery. This may include pre-operative, operative, and post-operative activities such as assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting client care, and providing support to clients and their families.

Reports to: Departmental Nurse Manager

Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and Licensed in the State of Arkansas as a Practical Nurse, certified in BLS.

Experience: One-year experience preferred.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

 May assess patient needs, may plan and implement patient care activities in collaboration with RN
 Documents on individual flow sheet and progress notes all pertinent and meaningful observations and information
 Responsible for adhering to established standards of nursing practice, managing supplies and equipment under the direction of the Nurse Manager
 Participates in computerized health information systems
 Prepares reports for departmental and accounting purposes in a timely manner
 Maintains nursing competencies
 Maintains standards required by regulatory entities
 Actively participate in all special events
 Performs other duties as assigned
 May be required to work evenings, nights, and/or weekends on a regular or as needed basis