The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) assists in the delivery of patient care under the direction and
supervision of the site supervisor/manager. The LPN contributes to the assessment of a patient’s care,
assists in the development of a plan of care, implements aspects of care as directed, and participates in
evaluating care.



  • Performs limited assessment of patients.
  • Records and reports the patient’s condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to the RN and/or MD/ARN.
  • Administers medications, injections, and vaccines as ordered by a licensed provider and within the LPN scope of practice and Our client’s policy
  • Educates patients, families, and caregivers answers their questions, and appropriately refers their clinical care questions to the clinical care team.

Additionally, an LPN may:

  • Perform basic phlebotomy, IV insertions, accessing central venous catheters, and basic management of central venous catheter dressings IAW.
  • Perform basic management and access port-a-cath (implanted port) in accordance with established client policies and procedures.
  • Collects, handles, and labels specimens in accordance with established policies and Procedures
  • Be a team member of the Code Response Team.


Required for this job:

  • Ability to observe and record patient’s symptoms or signs of distress and respond appropriately to those symptoms.
  • Ability to organize and manage time and tasks independently.
  • Ability to communicate verbally in person, on the phone, and in writing in a clear, concise, and professional manner.
  • Proficient with email software systems
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure, time-sensitive, and complex healthcare environment
  • Ability to practice the critical thinking skills of analyzing, applying standards, discriminating, information seeking, logical reasoning, predicting, and transforming knowledge.

Preferred for this job:

  • Basic understanding of proper labeling and management of specimens
  • One year or more of LPN practice in oncology and/or ambulatory settings is preferred.
  • Experience with Electronic Medical Records preferred.


  • Degree or program that provides eligibility for certification or licensure.


  • Current Washington State nursing license
  • Current BLS AHA Health Provider Card (or equivalent course, such as by the American Red Cross)and renewal required every two years.