Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Port Charlotte, FL at NurseCore

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

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Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN / Hi-Tech Home Care

Vent, Trach and G-Tube Care Experience Preferred

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NurseCore is an industry leader in Medical Staffing and Home Health Care. We are currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) with a minimum of one year home care or medical facility experience to provide care for clients in Charlotte County. Qualified caregivers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. 

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

 Benefits Include:

  • Top Pay
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Friendly, Accessible Office Staff
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).
    • Inserting and irrigating tubes and Foley catheters.
    • Administering oxygen by mask or cannula.
    • G-Tube feeding and care.
    • Ventilator, Tracheostomy care and suctioning endotracheally.
    • Changing dressing (sterile or non-sterile).
    • 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
  • Vent, Trach and G-Tube Care Experience Preferred
  • Current CPR
  • Proof of current PPD
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