Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Locations: Oklahoma City | Okmulgee | Owasso
Job Type: Full Time, Part Time

Baptist Village seeks a licensed practical nurse. This position requires professionalism at all times and compliance with the Oklahoma Statute for Licensed or Registered Nurse Practice Act.

General Responsibilities

  • Performs treatments and certain injections as needed.
  • Give and receive reports from CMAs and CNAs.
  • Evaluates residents and care plans.
  • Attend in-services.
  • Notifies responsible parties in case of emergencies.
  • Notifies Oklahoma State Department of Health within appropriate timeframe in regards to state reportable incidents.
  • Serves in CMA or CNA capacity should someone in that position have an emergency and need to leave campus. Will serve in that capacity until another team member can arrive.
  • Calls physician if necessary for antibiotics, falls with injuries, illness, cardiac symptoms, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Qualifications

  • Licensed in the state of Oklahoma as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) with a current license. Must be in good standing with the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.
  • Long-term care nursing experience preferred.

General Qualifications

  • Cooperative.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Professional in handling staff issues, residents and families.

Physical Working Requirements

  • Must possess sight/hearing senses or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately to that position requirements can be met.
  • Must be able to bend, stretch, reach, lift or move up to 25 pounds at a time, turn and walk. Occasionally lift/move up to 50 pounds.