LPN - Long Term Contract Smithsonian

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
Depends on experience
Posted
Oct 25, 2021
Closes
Nov 10, 2021
Ref
6686605
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
We have an opportunity for a LPN to work as a Floater responding to emergencies between all Smithsonian Institutions on and around the Mall, administering Covid 19 tests to staff, and administering flu shots to staff. M-F, 7:30am-4:30pm, and it is a long-term contract. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who likes physical activity while being able to use his/her nursing skills.

Responsibilities
  • Triage patients in the clinic or at various sites on & around the Mall (falls, heat exhaustion, dehydration, or other chronic issues)
  • Identify normal and abnormal patient conditions.
  • Implement nursing orders and interventions for patients within the clinic or at various locations.
  • Provide treatments and medications as applicable for patients.
  • Work closely with Registered Nurses to provide treatment to patients.
  • Provide education on health and disease management to patients and families.
  • Input patient's data into electronic medical records.

Please note this position will carry a backpack with 20lbs of supplies and walk to a clinic within one of the Smithsonian Museums or to an outside location.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
  • Unencumbered DC LPN License
  • Current CPR Card
  • Current PPD or Chest X-Ray
  • Current Immunizations (Varicella, MMR, HepB, TDAP, Flu Shot)
  • Experience floating to various sites
  • Ability to lift 20lbs
  • Comfortable walking, standing, and bending
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation and drug testing


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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