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LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)

Company: Genie Healthcare
Location: Sparks
Posted on: May 9, 2024

Job Description:

*LPN LTC*Overview:We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our healthcare team. As an LPN, you will play a crucial role in providing quality patient care and assisting with various medical procedures. This position offers a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of patients.Responsibilities:- Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians- Monitor and record patient vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, and temperature- Assist with physical examinations and provide support to physicians during procedures- Perform basic medical procedures, such as IV insertion, gastric lavage, and sterile processing- Collaborate with the healthcare team to develop and implement patient care plans- Educate patients and their families on proper healthcare practices and disease prevention- Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient recordsSkills:- Proficient in performing IV insertion and maintaining IV lines- Knowledge of sterile processing techniques and infection control protocols- Strong understanding of human anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology- Familiarity with administering medications and understanding their effects on the body- Ability to assess patient conditions and respond appropriately in emergency situations- Skilled in conducting physical examinations and interpreting medical imaging results- Excellent communication skills to effectively interact with patients, families, and healthcare professionals- Ability to accurately measure vital signs and recognize abnormal readings*Shift:* 6am-6:30pm (Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday schedule)*Duration:* 13 weeks*Pay:*$44/hr (taxed + nontaxed)$1,584 weekly gross based on 36 hoursWe offer competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits packages for our employees. If you are a dedicated LPN looking for a fulfilling career opportunity, we encourage you to apply.Job Type: ContractPay: $44.00 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Life insurance* Vision insurancePhysical setting:* Long term care* Nursing homeStandard shift:* Day shiftSupplemental pay types:* Bonus opportunitiesSupplemental schedule:* OvertimeWeekly schedule:* Weekends as neededLicense/Certification:* LVN (Preferred)* BLS Certification (Preferred)* LPN (Preferred)Ability to Commute:* Sparks, NV (Preferred)Ability to Relocate:* Sparks, NV: Relocate before starting work (Required)Work Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: Genie Healthcare, Sparks , LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse), Healthcare , Sparks, Nevada

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