Company: Ssm Health
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Provides care to patients under the direction of a registered
nurse or physician, functioning within the scope of license.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Contributes to the assessment of patients
and ensures the well-being of patients. Administers medications and
observes patients for adverse reactions to medications or
treatments. Performs laboratory tests and therapeutic services.
Educates patients/families about disease treatment plan including
self care post discharge, holistic health needs, available
resources and follow up care. Works in a constant state of
alertness and safe manner. Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION Graduate of accredited school of nursing EXPERIENCE No
experience required PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Constant use of speech to
share information through oral communication. Constant standing and
walking. Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects
weighing 0-25 lbs. Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data
entry. Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances
near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify
and distinguish colors. Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize
odors. Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication,
distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning
machinery, etc. Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling
objects weighing 25-50 lbs. Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting,
gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements. Occasional
driving. Rare crawling and running
Keywords: Ssm Health, Madison , LPN, Healthcare , Whitewater, Wisconsin
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