Staff Nurse (LPN)

Location: Chaparral

Department: Nursing

Job Description:

Responsible for providing direct nursing care to patients by performing general nursing duties and patient education. Acts as a member of the clinic team along with fellow nursing staff, providers and office staff. Consistently performs patient intake functions (vital signs and assessment of patient’s condition), preparing the patient physically and mentally for the visit and documenting appropriately in the chart, according to established procedures. Obtains laboratory specimens as ordered by the provider. Performs selected diagnostic and screening tests as ordered by the provider (i.e. EKG, RBS, Hgb, etc.) Administers medications/injections as ordered by the provider. Uses appropriate personal protective equipment and work practice controls as indicated by the procedure. High degree of organization and attention to detail. Strong sense of self-initiative and adaptability. Ability to work in compliance with Nurse Practice Act, State of New Mexico.

Job Requirements:

Successful completion of LPN, ADN or BSN program from an accredited nursing school, Current New Mexico RN License; current CPR certification/training; ongoing maintenance of CEU’s. Must pass a criminal background check; maintain a current driver’s license, current automobile insurance, and maintain a clean driving record. Bilingual English/Spanish required.


*Health Insurance
*Vision Insurance
*Life & AD&D
*Short Term Disability
*Long Term Disability
*Supplement Life Insurance
*Holidays (9)
*Education Reimbursement
*Cafeteria Plan
*Travel Reimbursement