Licensed Practical Nurse

Michigan and Ohio Long term care

27 Jul 2018

Michigan and Ohio

Long term care

Healthcare Services

Contractual

7

1 - 3 years

Job brief

We are looking for a reliable LPN's (Licensed Practical Nurse) to care for long term care patients and residents in a professional and considerate manner. You will work under the supervision of a registered nurse or doctor. The ideal candidate will be experienced in providing diverse basic care to those who need it while remaining patient and calm. 

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




Requirements

  • Proven experience as LPN or similar role
  • Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Familiarity with hospital health, safety and sanitation standards and procedures
  • Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices
  • Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology




Please fill out application completely and attach the following documents:

Nursing license, CPR card, Physical results,Drug screen results, TB Test and Resume.