Are you a fit?

Essential qualities of good nurses, include: communication skills, empathy & compassion, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, attention to detail, integrity and advocacy, and a willingness to learn. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) can work in a variety of medical settings including outpatient medical clinic and long-term care facilities.


Provides professional nursing care for patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. Records vital signs, assists in procedures and administers medications. Communicates with patients in person, over the phone and via patient portal messaging.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 

  • Possession of an  Oregon State Licensed Practical Nurse License.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Knowledge of principles/skills needed for practical nursing to provide patient care and treatment.
  • Knowledge of examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures.
  • Knowledge of medication indications for use and their effects on patients.
  • Knowledge of patient education principles to assist patients in caring for themselves.
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.
  • Skill in administering a variety of treatments and medications as directed.
  • Skill in using various types of equipment for examination and treatment procedures.
  • Skill in taking vital signs. Skill in updating and maintaining patient records.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public.
  • Ability to maintain quality control standards.
  • Ability to recognize problems and recommend solutions. Ability to problem-solve and make sound judgments.
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures.
  • Ability to utilize computer programs expected for patient care and the ability to type at least 30 wpm.
  • Ability to communicate clearly. Ability to read, understand, and respond to detailed oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing assignments and work pace.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • CPR certification.
  • Prior hands on nursing experience.

Pay Ranges

Base Hourly: $27 per hour
Annual: $57000 – $71000

Education & Experience

Est. Education Duration: 4 years
Est. Experience Required: 1 years

Educational Opportunities