Licensed Practical Nurse -
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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAll's Well Health Care Services is working with a client in Colorado and Wyoming that is in need of LPN's.
These individuals will care for the sick, injured, convalescent, and disabled under the direction of Physicians and Registered Nurses. Provides basic nursing care, including monitoring vital signs and observing patients to report adverse reactions to medications or treatments. Collects samples for testing, performs routine laboratory tests, feeds patients, and assists with bathing and personal hygiene.
Some of your day to day functions will include but not limited to:
*Giving medication as prescribed by a physician
*Taking vital signs
*Basic wound care
*Giving injections of medication
*Taking medical histories
*Entering information into computer systems
*Ensuring patients and their families understand release instructions
*Supervising CNAs (Certified Nursing Assistants)
*Monitoring fluid and food intake and output
*Moving patients safely
*Assessing patients? reactions to medications
*Assessing patients' mental health
*Providing emotional support
*Assisting with daily needs such as bathing and dressing
*Observation of patients' skin for potential bed sores
The ideal candidates MUST possess the following:
*Current practical nursing licensure within the state of practice
*Current CPR certification
*Valid Colorado Driver License
*Hepatitis B Vaccination, Full series
If you feel this is the position for you contact us today to start your career as a Licensed Practical Nurse! We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.