Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (OMJ/MC)

Job ID: 241337017 Type: FT/PT
Veracity Resourcing & Services | Dayton, OH

VRS is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team. The LPN helps to fulfill the care requirements of our patients. Under the direction of the Nurse Manager, the successful candidate will work within their entire scope of practice. The LPN will be fully accountable for ensuring that the utmost in competent care and safety is consistently delivered to all residents. This opportunity awaits a motivated and ambitious professional with experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide bedside care
  • Administer medications and document therapeutic effects
  • Assist with resident comfort
  • Prepare and administer injections and/or enemas
  • Collect samples and monitor catheters
  • Provide wound care
  • Help coach staff as necessary
  • Ensure the nurses’ notes reflect the care plan is being followed when administering nursing care of treatment
  • Gather resident information and data to be utilized by the RN in comprehensive assessments, MDS, and RAPS
  • Admit, transfer, and discharge residents according to established procedures
  • Request and arrange for diagnostic and therapeutic services, as ordered by the physician, and in accordance with established procedures
  • Administer professional services such as catheterization, tube feedings, suctioning, dressing changes, vital signs, etc.

Requirements:

  • Able to pass Background and Drug Test
  • Up to date first aid and CPR certification
  • Up to date Physical and TB test
  • Exceptional staff training and customer service skills
  • Compassionate and friendly demeanor
  • Competent to independently perform safe nursing skills and procedures
  • Able to critically think and problem solve in routine and emergency situations
  • Experience supervising direct support staff
  • Excellent communication skills and able to work in a team environment

Workforce Specialist

Ginah McAlpine 937-225-4851