LPN

3 days left

Location
DC
Posted
Aug 04, 2022
Closes
Aug 17, 2022
Ref
7882873
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
If you're an LPN who is looking to work in a wonderful work environment, work with a fantastic team this could be the place for you. We have a few LPN openings at the Smithsonian in DC. The Smithsonian Institution is the world's largest museum, education, and research complex, including 21 museums and the National Zoo.

This is a long term contract with a Excellent Hourly wage.

please send resume to sbenson@nri-staffing.com

LPNs daily and weekly tasks.
  1. Prepare the OHS Clinics for the daily exams by having the necessary forms, clipboards, folders, equipment and supplies prepared, tested and available.
  2. Under supervision of a registered or advanced practice nurse or physician, and using a standardized template or form, gather and document occupational and environmental health histories and employees' statements of injuries and/or symptoms of illnesses and appropriately refer workers for further evaluation
  3. Under supervision by a registered or advanced practice nurse or physician, and with appropriate training and certifications, may clean and dress wounds, administer first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  4. Under supervision by a registered or advanced practice nurse or physician, and with appropriate training, may secure informed consent for and administer adult vaccinations
  5. Under supervision of a registered or advanced practice nurse or physician, and with appropriate training and certifications, may conduct workplace health screenings, including
    1. Measuring height, weight, heart rate, respiration, temperature, and blood pressure
    2. Hearing screenings to meet OSHA requirements
    3. Pulmonary function screening to meet the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) requirements
    4. Breath alcohol screening for Department of Transportation (DOT) and non-DOT purposes
    5. Collecting urine specimens for DOT and non-DOT drug testing
    6. Blood glucose screening
    7. Administering purified protein derivative (PPD) for tuberculosis (TB) skin testing
    8. Near, distant, and color vision screening
  6. Responsible for conducting inventory of supplies and monthly ordering to replace supplies.
  7. Checking equipment, vaccine refrigerator, batteries, expiration dates
  8. Ensuring that Emergency/First Aid Bag is fully stocked and all equipment is functional.
  9. Answering the telephones appropriately including scheduling appointments in the electronic scheduling system.
  10. Administrative duties such as scanning and data entry into the electronic medical record.
  11. Quality assurance activities to check or audit medical records for purposes of accurate reports.

You must be able to Carry a back pack of first aid emergency equipment which weighs around 30 pounds.

Looking for LPN with 2 plus years of experience.

The client will look at new LPN grads if you had EMT or emergency first aid experience in a school or other setting.

Work hours are 7.30 to 4pm

look forward to hearing from you.

Sonia

sbenson@nri-staffing.com

Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Meet Your Recruiter

Sonia Benson
General Manager

I have had the pleasure of working with NRI for over 25 years . In those years I have managed several teams from Administrative, Accounting and Finance and Health care. In the last year and half my mine focus has been in Health care, due to the very large demand in this field.

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