LPN Medication Distribution - Long Term Contract DC

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
$40/Hour
Posted
Nov 09, 2022
Closes
Nov 29, 2022
Ref
JCS - 881
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
A new Assisted Living Facility, located in DC is seeking a LPN to distribute medication to elderly individuals. This is a long-term contract opportunity and the hours are 3pm - 11pm Monday-Friday and every other weekend.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepares, administers and records medications in accordance with facility policy
  • Pushes a medicine cart between 5 floors on an elevator
  • Monitors and records temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores,
    giving enemas or douches, catheterizations, etc.
  • Sterilizes equipment and supplies as needed
  • Collects samples such as blood, urine and sputum, and performs routine laboratory tests on
    samples
  • Monitors, records and reports symptoms and changes in residents' conditions
  • Provides input for the development of individualized care plans and implements accordingly


Qualifications:
  • Current unencumbered DC LPN License
  • Ability to push a 50lb medicine cart
  • Must be able to complete a DC Dept of Health - Health Certificate
  • Experience working with a senior population
  • Comfortable working 3pm-11pm on a regular basis
  • Covid 19 Vaccinations & Boosters
  • Current CPR or BLS
  • Current immunizations including MMR, Varicella, HepB, TDAP, and Flu Shot
  • Current PPD (within last 8 months) or Chest X-Ray within past 3 years or Quantiferon within last 8 months
  • Experience using an EMR and Outlook

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.

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