Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) PRN Bonus $1500
Company: Westwood PAC
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Westwood PAC - We are looking for a reliable LPN (Licensed
Practical Nurse) PRN to care for residents in a professional and
considerate manner at our skilled nursing facility (SNF). We offer
nursing and rehabilitation. You will work under the supervision of
a registered nurse. 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. Generally, our nurses work 12 hour shifts. This
posting is to add LPNs to our nursing pool.
- Record patients' medical histories 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' conditions 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,
- Clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care
- Collect samples for lab testing as assigned
- Provide emotional and psychological support when
- Communicate with patients' families or friends to provide
advice, comfort, and discharge instructions
- Proven experience as LPN or similar role
- Excellent nursing judgement
- Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work
in a multidisciplinary team
- Familiarity with SNF safety, sanitation standards, and
- Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best
- Excellent knowledge of medical and SNF terminology
- Good knowledge of MS Office (or similar technology) and data
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Compassionate and able to handle stress
- Successful completion of LPN license program is a
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