Licensed Practical Nurse

Clarksburg, WV

Posted: 01/29/2024 Job Number: 24-01508 Pay Rate ($): 36.0

Job Description

Health Advocates Network is currently seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to work at a Facility in Clarksburg, WV . This is a registry position with our company.
Pay Rate: $36 / hour

Shifts Available:
  • Dayshift 7a to 7p
  • Nightshift 7p to 7a
Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide direct patient care under the supervision of registered nurses and physicians. Perform routine patient assessments and document findings accurately.
  • Administer medications as prescribed by physicians and maintain proper documentation of medication administration.
  • Regularly monitor and record patients'vital signs, such as blood pressure, pulse rate, temperature, and respiration rate.
  • Assist with wound care, dressings, and rehabilitation procedures.
  • Ensure accurate and timely documentation of patient information, progress, and assessments using electronic medical records (EMR) or other designated systems.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals, including physicians, registered nurses, and other members of the interdisciplinary team, to develop and implement comprehensive care plans.
  • Educate patients and their families about healthcare procedures, medications, and post-treatment care instructions to promote effective self-management and recovery.
  • Follow established infection control protocols, including proper hand hygiene, use of personal protective equipment (PPE), and safe disposal of medical waste.
  • Act swiftly and effectively during emergencies, implementing appropriate nursing intervention and alerting the appropriate personnel as necessary.
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives, ensuring adherence to best practices, policies, and regulatory requirements.
  • Maintains compliance and complies with annual requirements
  • Successfully completes required employment-related documentation, testing, and screenings in a timely manner

Minimum Qualifications:
  • At least one year (12 months) previous working experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Must have up to date credentials in the state of WV
  • A valid and current BLS card (American Heart Association)
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Compassionate and caring demeanor
  • Familiarity with medical terminology

If interested in this position, Health Advocates Network accepts applications via email, fax, and mail. You may also apply directly through this job post. If you have any questions, please contact Vanessa at our offices at 800-928-5561.



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