Licensed Practical Nurse

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
$35.00 per hour
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Closes
Dec 09, 2020
Ref
5496992
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
LPN OPPORTUNITY - All shifts and days (7a-3:30p or 3p-11:30p or 11p-7:30a) and required to be available for some weekends

****ANY ACTIVE STATE LPN LICENSE ACCEPTED****

The LPN is a licensed nurse capable of providing basic patient care. The LPN will work at Department of Corrections Health Center. He/She must be skilled in completing nursing intake and performing routine nursing procedures such as venipuncture, IV insertion, and management of patients.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Assures that nursing documentation, not limited to flow sheets, intake sheets, and VAR, are completed per policy and standards.
  • Performs primary nursing procedures (i.e. venipuncture, UA, finger sticks, assessments, patient intake, daily review/update of medical records and logs).
  • Administers medications per the directive of the provider and documents accordingly.
  • Ensures that medical care and follow-up are planned and documented specially for each patient.
  • Coordinates the quality control checks for the glucometers and any other waive testing.
  • Providers wound care to designated patients when ordered by provider.
  • Completes charts audits under the direction of the Nurse Manager.
  • Monitors the use of and orders supplies under the direction of the Nurse Manager.
  • Assures that the exam rooms are standardized and ready for use.
  • Assists the providers as necessary during physical examination.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (Practical Nursing).
  • At least 2 years of recent acute care experience in medical surgical, emergency care, or urgent care, correctional health.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • ANY ACTIVE STATE LPN LICENSE ACCEPTED
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Current PPD or QuantiFERON (not older than 1 year) or Chest X-Ray (not older than 5 years)
  • All shifts and days (7a-3:30p or 3p-11:30p or 11p-7:30a) and required to be available for some weekends

Please submit your resume to mrobinson@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

Marian Robinson
Senior Account Manager

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