Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

April 23, 2021

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    April 23, 2021
  • Expiration date
    April 20, 2025
  • Experience
    1 Year
  • Gender
    Both
  • Qualification
    Certificate
  • Career Level
    Others

Job Description

We are seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team at Prinstar1 Homecare. As an LPN, you will play a critical role in providing quality healthcare to our patients. You will be responsible for administering medications, performing medical procedures such as wound care, monitoring patient vital signs, and assisting with patient care plans. Additionally, you will be expected to maintain accurate medical records and communicate effectively with patients, their families, and other healthcare professionals.

The ideal candidate should have a current LPN license and a minimum of 1 year of experience working in a healthcare setting. You should have a proven track record of providing compassionate care to patients and be able to work effectively in a team environment. You should also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to handle challenging situations with tact and diplomacy.

At Prinstar1 Homecare, we are committed to providing our patients with the highest standard of care. If you are a dedicated and compassionate LPN who is looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, we encourage you to apply for this position

Offered Salary Is Open

Key Responsibilities

  • Administering medication as prescribed by a physician or healthcare provider
  • Monitoring and recording patients’ vital signs, such as blood pressure, temperature, and pulse rate
  • Assisting physicians or registered nurses in medical procedures and treatments
  • Providing basic patient care, such as dressing wounds and changing bandages
  • Recording patients’ medical histories and symptoms
  • Observing patients for any changes in their condition and reporting them to physicians or registered nurses
  • Developing and implementing patient care plans in collaboration with physicians and registered nurses
  • Providing emotional support to patients and their families
  • Maintaining accurate and complete medical records
  • Communicating with other healthcare professionals, such as physicians, registered nurses, and other members of the care team.

Skill

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively manage time and prioritize tasks
  • Good problem-solving and critical thinking abilities
  • Proficiency in basic medical procedures, such as administering medications, taking vital signs, and wound care
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and procedures
  • Ability to maintain accurate medical records and documentation
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow protocols and procedures
  • Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment

Experience

  • Completion of an accredited LPN program and current LPN license
  • At least 1-2 years of experience working in a healthcare setting
  • Experience in administering medications and treatments, performing diagnostic tests, and providing basic patient care
  • Familiarity with medical software and computer skills for documentation purposes
  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations and standards of nursing practice