Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) / Pediatric Home Health Nurse in Port Charlotte, FL at NurseCore

Date Posted: 2/26/2021

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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) / Pediatric and Geriatric Home Health Nurse 

***$300 SIGN-ON BONUS- Must work 160 Hours to be Eligible for Bonus***


NurseCore is an industry leader in home health care. We are currently seeking for licensed practical nurses (LPNs) with a minimum of one year experience to provide care to patients in Charlotte County and the surrounding areas. Qualified caregivers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. 

As a member of our healthcare team, you'll enjoy:

  •  Top pay and flexible schedules 
  •  One to one patient ration in-home with patient
  •  Friendly, accessible office staff
  •  Bonus opportunities
  •  Weekly or daily pay
  •  Direct deposit

Apply today to be rewarded with the great opportunities NurseCore has to offer!

Responsibilities

Every day is different for our healthcare providers. Our caregivers care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in private homes and facilities. You will be responsible for providing quality healthcare to each patient in adherence with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies.

Routine Functions:

  • Assistance with ADL’s and IADL’s.
  • Client and caregiver health instruction.
  • 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:
    • Inserting and irrigating tubes and Foley catheters.
    • Administering oxygen by mask or cannula.
    • Ventilator, Tracheostomy care and suctioning endotracheally.
    • Supervision of aides and other health care team members.

Qualifications

  • Current LPN license with the State Board of Nursing in the State of Florida
  • One year experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the last three years in a supervised setting
  • Current CPR (live demonstration course)
  • Negative TB or Chest X-Ray within the last 12 months

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.    

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