Licensed Practical Nurse


Allpro Healthcare Solutions
112 Cude LN
Madison, TN 37115
United States

Category
Industry
Medical
Job Start Date
3/4/2019
Job End Date
4/30/2019
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Pay
From $23 To $24.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Contractor
Work Schedule
Contractor
Travel
Flexible

Job Description

 

LPN 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
  • Provide emotional and psychological support when needed
  • Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions Requirements
Job Requirements
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
Good knowledge of MS Office and data entry
Perfect physical condition and stamina
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Compassionate and able to handle stress
Successful completion of LPN license program is a must