Education &/or Licensure
Completion of a Licensed Practical Nurse Training program in an accredited institution.
Must have a Current LPN License in Nebraska or Iowa, Nebraska and Iowa are compact states, so license must be held in the state of your residence.
BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute\: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
Preferred\: One to two years of LPN experience in a hospital or skilled care facility.
Job requires continuous use of reading skills and verbal communication skills. Job requires frequent use of written communication skills. Job requires individual and group interactions, time management, critical thinking skills and stress management. Incumbents must possess knowledge of how to provide care to a diverse population of patients and the ability to communicate and work with people from a variety of age groups, social strata and ethnic backgrounds.