Akron Children's Hospital Careers

LPN w/ Medication Card

Canton, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Day Job

LPN w/Medication Card

Full Time, Day Shift

Mon-Fri, 8am-4:30pm

Stark CARE Center - Downtown Canton


Position Summary:  

  • Responsible for assisting providers in medical examinations and immunizations of children and adolescents who are physically and sexually abused. 
  • Will work in conjunction with the Multidisciplinary Team of the Stark County Children's Network Child Advocacy Center (children's services, police department, etc.)
  • This role will also have clerical duties, including managing the day to day schedule, providing customer service, etc.

  • Assists in assessing, planning, and delivering nursing care for a group of patients under the delegation of a doctor and nurse practitioner. 
  • Assists in patient/family education as well as teaching staff members within her own capabilities and under the direction of a doctor or nurse practitioner.
  • Provides nursing care requiring the application of basic knowledge of the biological, physical, behavioral, social, and nursing sciences to individuals and groups at the direction of a licensed physician or nurse practitioner.



  • Graduate from an accredited school of practical nursing eligible for or currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Ohio with Medication Designation.
  • Must have prior experience deliver superior care to children who are victims of physical and sexual abuse. 
  • Current Health Care Provider BLS training is required.



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