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Avera CL - LPN in Pierre, South Dakota

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Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital

Avera Named Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List**

This position is PRN, which means the hours you work are as needed.

Job Highlights:

  • Hours will be between 8:00am-5:00pm, with occasional urgent care rotation.
  • Float within Primary Care Clinic to assist with peaks in patient volumes or cover staff absences.

Job Summary:

  • Perform general nursing care to patients.
  • Administer prescribed medications and treatments.
  • Greet patients and prepare them for physical examinations. Obtain height/weight, blood pressure and medical history information.
  • Observe, record and report patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to the provider.
  • Instruct patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions. Educate patient and family about diagnostic process, medications, nutrition and maintenance of health and wellness.

*Education and Experience: *

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

Certification, Licensure, and Registrations:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of South Dakota or meet the requirements of multi-state licensure required.
  • Experience in Pediatrics beneficial.