Licensed Practical Nurse in Pontotoc, MS at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/18/2018

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    Pontotoc, MS
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

1.  Report pertinent information and/or changes in athe patients' condition to physician accurately and in a timely manner.

2.  Provide patient, staff, and family education as related to medication, illness, etc.

3.  Ensure nursing participation in team conferences, staffings, and reviews as assigned.

4.  Ensure medications are prepared and administered as ordered by the physcian accurately and in a timely manner. 

5.  Ensure medication administration is charted on the Medication Administration Record and nurses' notes, if applicable, accurately and in a

timely manner.

6.  Ensure prescribed medication is ordered accurately and in a timely manner.

7.  Ensure nursing care and appropriate records related to patients' progress and activities are documented accurately and in a timely

     manner (i.e., Incident/Accident reports, medical charts, worker's compensation reports, written training programs, daily/midnights

     census, diet updates, etc.)

8.  Ensure physician's orders are transcribed accurately and in a timely manner.

9.  Provide follow-up with monthly Pharmacy Repport.

10.  Provide follow-up with monthly clinical records review. 


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