Avera CL - LPN in Pierre, South Dakota

Job Highlights:

Provide direct patient care in the orthopedic clinic under the direction of the provider.

Be eligible for benefits and regular wage increases.

Work in a progressive orthopedics group and collaborate with multiple other specialties.

Job Summary:

Perform prior authorizations for procedures.

Perform general nursing care of patients, administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards.

Prepare equipment and assist providers during procedures, treatments, examinations and testing. Maintain exam rooms for necessary supplies, medication and cleanliness.

Observe, record and report patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to provider.

Opportunity to travel to outreach clinics with provider.

Education and Experience:

Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred.

Bachelor's degree in nursing is preferred.

One year of clinical practice preferred.

Licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of South Dakota or meets the requirements of multi-state licensure required.