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LPN - URGENT NEED
Health Industry Williamsburg, KY

LPN - URGENT NEED

Health Industry
Williamsburg, KY
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $19 to $24 Hourly
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Life Insurance
  • Full-Time
Job Description

NEEDED FULL-TIME OPENING!

We are looking for a reliable Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to care for patients of all ages in a professional and considerate manner. You will work under the supervision of a Family Nurse Practitioner or doctor. LPN professionals must be first and foremost qualified and compassionate. The ideal candidate will be experienced in providing diverse basic care to those who need it while remaining patient and calm. It is a demanding job but also very rewarding.

Schedule: Monday - Friday (days shift only)

Shifts: 8 or 10 hours shifts

Responsibilities

  • Record a patient’s medical history accurately.
  • Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.
  • Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications etc.
  • Monitor patients’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts.
  • Assist ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing etc.
  • Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc., clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks.
  • Collect samples for lab testing as assigned.
  • Provide emotional and psychological support when needed.
  • Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions.

Skills

  • Proven experience as LPN or similar role
  • Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Familiarity with health, safety and sanitation standards and procedures
  • Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices
  • Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology
  • Good knowledge of MS Office and data entry
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Compassionate and able to handle stress


Education:

Successful completion of LPN license program required.

 

Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration:

Current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse

CPR Certification required or must be obtained within probationary period.

 

 

 

 

Company Description
Healthcare Industry

Address

Health Industry

3080 North Highway 25W Williamsburg KY 40769

Williamsburg, KY
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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