Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN
Temp Staffing for Facility
$1000 BONUS- FT
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At Dependable Health Services, we recognize that our success begins and ends with our employees. When you join our team, you will be working for a company who is known for their high quality patient care and whose objective is to provide superior service and care to our patients and an outstanding work environment for our employees. Work as much or as little as you want, you control your schedule.
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN) JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY*
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive patient care outcomes.
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN) ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides direct patient care as defined in the state Nurse Practice Act.
Furnishes services under the supervision of the Registered Nurse and in accordance with the agency’s policies and procedures.
Provides accurate and timely documentation consistent with the plan of care.
Assesses and provides patient and family/caregiver education regarding self-care techniques and information pertinent to diagnosis and plan of care.
Participates in coordination of home health services, appropriately reporting the identified needs for other disciplines (HHA, OT, PT, MSW, ST, Dietician) to the registered nurse and/or Clinical Supervisor.
Uses and/or prepares equipment and supplies effectively and efficiently adhering to aseptic technique.
Participates in personal and professional growth and development.
Performs other duties as assigned by the registered nurse.
The above statements are intended to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Qualifications:
Have a current valid Arizona State Board of Nursing LPN License
Must be proficient with G-Tubes, J-Tubes, and tube feeding on a Kangaroo Pump.
Possess a current valid Arizona Class C Driver’s license
Have reliable personal transportation
Have a current CPR and First Aid Certification
Have, or be able to obtain, a TB clearance health card that meets federal/state requirements
Have, or be able to obtain, a satisfactory fingerprint clearance that meets federal/state requirements
Has 1 year of nursing experience. Community/home health or medical/surgical experience is preferred. Strong new grads will be considered.
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