Job Description & Requirements
Licensed Practical Nurse
All shifts available in the following locations for Skilled Nursing in Glochester, Hampton, Matthews, Newport News, Saluda, Westpoint and Warsaw Virginia
The role of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) include providing routine care, observing patients' health, assisting doctors and registered nurses, and communicating with patients and their families. Most LPNs work in healthcare facilities, including hospitals, doctors' offices, and nursing homes.
*Record a patient's medical history accurately
*Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate, etc.
*Monitor patients' condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts
*Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications, etc.
*Assist ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing, etc.
*Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc.
• 9 months experience within the past 3 years
• BLS Certification
• Virginia Nursing License
Please call Becky (518)649-9254