Contract LPN

Seasoned Recruitment - Tahlequah, OK

The positions are located in Tahlequah, OK

overview
Opportunity to serve & work in an underserved community. The Indian Health Service facility is looking to quickly add two LPNs that are hard-working team players!

  • Routine duties shall include providing health care services to individuals eligible for services in accordance with the self-governance compact and funding agreement between the Cherokee Nation and the United States executed under the authority of the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act.
  • Rooms patients.
  • Takes and records vital signs.
  • Screens patients according to Cherokee Nation's policies.
  • Orders lab and x-rays according to Cherokee Nation's policies and standing orders.
  • Administers medications, immunizations, and treatments according to standing orders, and/or provider orders.
  • Operates a variety of medical equipment.
  • Documents observations, referrals and nursing interventions according to CN documentation standards.
  • Assists the provider with diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical procedures and exams.
  • Provides patient education and self-management support.
  • Obtains lab specimens as needed.
  • Participates in ongoing quality improvement activities using the Model for Improvement. Participates as part of the care team.

Requirements-

  • Schedule: 7:30A-4:30P, Mon.-Fri.
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Must possess a valid Oklahoma Practical Nurse's License
  • Certs: BLS and ACLS
  • Attire: Solid Color Scrubs
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Meet pre-employment credentialing clearances (Background Check and Drug Screen)
  • Ability to meet physical demands (stand; walk; sit; climb stairs, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl), and lift up to 50lbs



Compensation: 30.00 per hour



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