Are you an LPN with Pediatric Outpatient Clinical experience?
If so, this is the gateway to career advancement by working at US NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER PORTSMOUTH learning with state of the art equipment, getting trained by the top elite nursing professionals at this military facility and rewarded with GREAT PAY and BENEFITS!
MEDTRUST has career advancement opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurses at US Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) within their Pediatric clinic.
+ Supports Navy Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP), Virginia
+ LPN assigned to Pediatric Outpatient Clinic
+ Interdisciplinary Team approach to Patient care
Current Incumbents and Contractors are welcome to apply!
+ Shifts: 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts
+ Monday - Friday, between the hours of 7am- 7pm
+ No on-call requirements!
+ No Federal holidays!
For immediate review, email your resume to email@example.com or call Carsha at 210-319-4140.
+ Perform a full range of diagnostic support duties which include taking vital signs, collecting specimens, obtaining, recording and tracking results of diagnostic tools
+ Assist the physician in a variety of diagnostic examinations such as lumbar punctures, colposcopies and sigmoidoscopies, by preparing, positioning and monitoring patients, and setting out and handling instruments and equipment.
+ Perform a range of treatment procedures that include sterile dressing changes, applying compresses, monitoring IV fluids, inserting catheters and suctions, inserting nasogastric tubes, administering medications, giving enemas, setting up and giving treatment that requires auxiliary equipment such as oxygen and suction.
+ Administer immunizations in a safe and accurate manner with strict adherence to all applicable immunization policies.
+ Assist patients in admission, transfer, and perform discharge planning follow-up and documentation.
+ Minimum of one (1) year of experience as an LPN working in a pediatric setting within the last two (2) years.
+ Be a graduate from a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
+ Current unrestricted license to practice as an LPN/LVN in any one (1) of the fifty (50) States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
+ Basic Life Support (BLS) by the American Heart Association