LPN/medication nurse

Location
Washington D.C
Salary
$50.000 to $55,000 yearly
Posted
Nov 19, 2020
Closes
Dec 04, 2020
Ref
5505062
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
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Sonia Benson

sbenson@nri-staffing.com

Job Description

This is one of the region's largest healthcare providers,currently seeking a talented and experienced Licensed Practical Nurse to oversee all aspects of our medication management and administration, occasional wound care, emergency response and other duties as assigned in one our satellite offices in DC.

Qualifications:
• Licensed Practical Nurse with a valid DC license
• Experience in CCRC, Nursing home, and/or home care highly preferred.
• Medication management and administration experience highly preferred.

Responsibilities:
  • Consults with the physicians in matters relating to patient care services.
  • Administers medications, including insulin, per order
  • Performs or assists with Covid testing
  • Assists in managing CNAs who work in the office
  • Performs wound care per order.
  • Resolves complaints made by client and family regarding care.
  • Interfaces with pharmacies to ensure prescriptions are refilled and available when needed
  • Fills-in for the site manager as needed
  • Demonstrates competency, integrity, and accountability in the performance of staff development activities.
  • Reports problems and/or issues to the site manager and/or the Director of Clinical Services problems, which deter implementation of planned activities.
  • Assists in the orientation of all staff.
  • Assesses staff competency in the field.
  • Ensure that staff members have been provided with orientation to comply with OSHA and infection control safety guidelines.
  • Other duties assigned.

Reports to the Site Manager with dotted line reporting to Executive Director and Senior Director of Flex Care and the Director of Clinical Services.

EOE/DFWP

Job Type: 30 hours per week; Monday-Friday; benefits

Talk to you soon

Sonia

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.

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Sonia Benson
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