Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Pediatric Development Medicine Clinic ($10,000 Sign-On Bonus)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2205924
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Pediatric Development Medicine Clinic
$10,000 Sign-On Bonus
The LPN supports the licensed healthcare team members in the provision of patient care to include direct patient care, providing healthcare information to patients/families, and following established plan of care. The LPN works in close collaboration with the RN or a licensed healthcare team member to evaluate the patient's plan of care and progress toward goal attainment. All patient care activities are undertaken with the delegation/supervision of a licensed professional in accordance with VUMC standards and licensure regulations.
Sign-On Bonus Requirements:
This position offers a $10,000 sign-on bonus. The sign-on bonus is not applicable to current VUMC staff or former staff who have worked for VUMC in the past twelve months.
Collaborates with patients/families and health care providers in the delivery of health care services.
Partners with the healthcare team by following established plan of care to ensure patient progress for effective outcomes.
Support plans to promote health and a safe and healthy environment.
The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.
The Child Development team at Children's Hospital partners with families to improve the lives of children and teens with developmental and behavioral challenges. Physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, behavior specialists and other healthcare professionals will work with your child and you to get a complete picture of your child's challenges and possible treatments.
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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