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LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Geriatric

Company: Us Medical Staffing Lc
Location: Riverhead
Posted on: June 6, 2024

Job Description:

Job Summary:We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our healthcare team. We are looking for a few LPN's for 3-11 weekday shifts. We are alosi looking for LPN's for All Shifts on the weekends. As an LPN, you will provide direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician. Your primary responsibility will be to ensure the well-being and comfort of our patients while adhering to medical protocols and standards.Duties:- Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by healthcare providers- Monitor patients' vital signs and report any significant changes or abnormalities- Assist with patient assessments and document findings accurately- Provide wound care, including dressing changes and monitoring healing progress- Perform basic nursing procedures such as catheter care, IV infusion, and specimen collection- Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to develop and implement patient care plans- Educate patients and their families about medical conditions, treatment options, and self-care techniques- Maintain accurate and up-to-date medical records using electronic health record systems- Adhere to infection control protocols to prevent the spread of diseases- Ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines and standardsRequirements:- Valid LPN license in [state]- Strong knowledge of medical-surgical nursing principles and practices- Proficiency in administering medications and performing various nursing procedures- Familiarity with medical terminology, ICD-9 coding, and electronic health record systems- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with patients, families, and healthcare team members- Ability to lift and move patients safely when necessary- Prior experience in internal medicine, pediatrics, or a similar setting is preferredWe offer competitive pay rates based on experience.If you are a dedicated LPN looking for an opportunity to make a difference in patients' lives, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume along with a cover letter detailing your qualifications for this position.Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Per diemPay: $35.00 - $38.00 per hourWork Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: Us Medical Staffing Lc, West Haven , LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Geriatric, Healthcare , Riverhead, Connecticut

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