LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse or LVN/ Licensed Vocational Nurse in Henderson, NV at NurseCore

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview LPN / Licensed Practical Nurse/ LVN/ Licensed Vocational NurseVent and/or Trach Experience PreferredHenderson, Boulder City, Las Vegas, and North Las Vegas

NurseCore, a national leader in medical staffing and home care services is currently seeking compassionate, reliable LPNs and LVN's that have Vent and/or Trach experience. NurseCore’s passion is connecting healthcare professionals and nurses with the medical positions that fit their lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for per diem or full-time work, our medical staffing professionals are dedicated to helping you get there.

Benefits Include:

  • Daily Pay!
  • Top Pay Rates in Town!
  • Weekly Pay/ Paycards and Direct Deposit
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Awards and Recognition Programs
  • Professional and Clinical Training
  • Flexible and Friendly staff ready to help you get the assignments you want

'Your dream job is waiting for you; join our team and we’ll help you find it!'

'Apply Today!'

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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