Full-Time License Practical Nurse (LPN) for Home Health in Las Vegas, NV at NurseCore

Date Posted: 7/11/2021

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Full-Time License Practical Nurse


NurseCore is an industry leader in Medical Staffing and Home Health Care. We are currently seeking a full time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for our Las Vegas office.  Qualified individuals must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.

NurseCore is committed to protecting the health and well-being of our employees, patients, and clients.  We have protocols in place to limit the spread of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases.  NurseCore offers a virtual application and orientation process, and we provide all staff with PPE and other protective equipment to maintain a safe work environment.    

Benefits:

  • Daily Pay offered!
  • Competitive wages
  • Weekly Pay/ Paycards and Direct Deposit
  • Awards and Recognition Programs
  • Professional and clinical training
  • Flexible and friendly staff ready to help you get the assignments that you want
Join us at the heart of healthcare.  Apply today to be rewarded with the great opportunities NurseCore has to offer!

Responsibilities

  • Performs routine nursing duties including but not limited to: 
    • Assistance with ADL’s and IADL’s.
    • Medication Administration.
    • Vital sign, Intake and Output, and other assessments.
    • Client and caregiver health instruction.
    • Collecting specimens.
    • Changing dressings.
    • Client exercises.
    • Notifies the Registered Nurse or Clinical Director of any changes in client’s condition.
  • Performs the following where training or demonstrated skills and the state nurse practice act permits:
    • Administering and recording medications (other than IV medications). 
    • Changing dressing (sterile or non-sterile).
    • Supervision of aides and other health care team members.
  • The following tasks are also considered essential functions of the position:    

    • Lifting unspecified weights, depending on assignment requirements
    • Bending and stooping to prepare equipment and materials for treating clients or managing the client’s environment
    • Transferring, turning and positioning clients and assisting clients in walking and moving from place to place

Qualifications

If you are an experienced LPN or LVN with a commitment to quality care, effective communication skills and good organizational skills, this could be the position for you! Take a look at the requirements below; if this role is a good fit for you, apply today!

 
  • Vent and/or Trach experience with pediatrics and/or adults/or would like training
  • Graduate of an accredited school of practical or vocational nursing
  • Current LPN License in Nevada
  • 1 year of supervised experience as an LPN/ LVN within the past 3 years
  • Current CPR certification
  • Knowledge of clinical standard of clinical practice in critical care preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexibility, ability to work with members of the interdisciplinary team
  • Bilingual is a plus (Spanish)
  • Successful completion of the skills assessment specific to the areas of experience including any specialty areas

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