Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse - Per Diem for the Child and Adolescent Education Programs Department at Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.
The primary purpose of a Licensed Practical Nurse is to provide direct nursing care, wellness counseling, promote physical and behavioral health and assure safety.
* Assures that person's expressed needs and strengths drive service plan and service delivery. * Observes and reports relevant behaviors, including responses to interpersonal, intrapersonal and extra personal events and promotes the individual's ability to meet basic needs. * Demonstrates knowledge of the four Behavioral Health National Patient Safety goals and assures compliance in delivery of care. * Provides or assists with consumer basic physical needs; assists the professional nurse with nursing treatments and tasks including ADL activities. * Communicates in a therapeutic manner with consumers, families/significant others. Associated topics: licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational, licensed vocational nurse, lpn, lvn, lvn lpn, nurse i, nurse iv, practical, practical nurse lpn
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.