licensed practical nurse (L.P.N.)

  • Company:
    Pro Vita Care Management
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

Work SettingNursing home/home for the agedSecurity and SafetyImmunization recordsCriminal record checkAdult Abuse RegistryWork Conditions and Physical CapabilitiesFast-paced environmentWork under pressurePhysically demandingAttention to detailCombination of sitting, standing, walkingStanding for extended periodsWork Location InformationVarious locationsPersonal SuitabilityInitiativeEffective interpersonal skillsFlexibilityAccurateTeam playerExcellent oral communicationExcellent written communicationClient focusInterpersonal awarenessDependabilityJudgementValues and ethicsReliabilityOrganizedLicensed Practical Nurse Specific SkillsMonitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapyProvide safety and health education to individuals and their familiesAdminister medication and observe and document therapeutic effectsTake vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collectionProvide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning proceduresMonitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team