LPNs/LVNs Needed for 13-week contract - Nights - ASAP Start!

Seasoned Recruitment - Riverside, CA

LVN

  • Number needs: 6 on Noc (night) shift

  • 13-week contract

  • Pay rate: Hourly rate: $27-30/hourly (for Riverside CA area this is on the high end of pay) not a travel contract, but someone wants to make it a travel contract the rate is still the same. Must have CA LVN certification.

  • ASAP START: 1/18/2021

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Licensed Practical Nurse / Licensed Vocational Nurse delivers patient care under the guidelines of the specific state Nurse Practice Act and as appropriate to provide services in accordance with Agency policies under the direction of the Registered Nurse. In the state of California, we refer to LVN.

Job Duties Include:

  • Recognizes and reports symptoms that indicate changes in the condition of the patient to the Nursing Supervisor, Charge RN, and/or physician as appropriate.

  • Provides nursing care and services that is in accordance with patient care and general medical policies.

  • Assists the physician and/or Registered Nurse in the performance of specific procedures required by the patient and at an appropriate level for the LPN / LVN.

  • Observes, record, and report to the appropriate professional the symptoms, reactions, and changes.

  • Performs selected nursing procedures, including administration of medications and treatments prescribed by the physician; and Preparation and care of patients receiving specialized treatments administered by the physician or the professional nurse.

  • Assists with patients according to the medical care plan.

  • Promotes cooperative effort among personnel by understanding the functions of other persons involved in patient care and by active participation in team and staff conferences when appropriate.

  • Administers medications, IV's (when allowed by state regulation), and treatments, observing aseptic techniques adequately.

  • Will work with Covid cases and assist as needed on the unit.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of (2) year recent work experience, preferably in an acute setting

  • Current licensure in your state of employment.

  • Satisfactory references

  • Satisfactory completion of Agency-LPN/LVN Qualifying Exam.

  • Current CPR certification and LVN license.

  • Must follow all credentialing requirements prior to the start of the job.





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