Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Kansas City Metro, (none selected)
As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) you will be responsible for observing patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
Additional responsibilities of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) include: * Administering prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts * Providing basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds,
Treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catheterizations * Sterilizing equipment and supplies, using germicides, sterilizer, or autoclave * Answering patients' calls and determine how to assist them * Working as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions
• Current License in good standing
• Appropriate specialty certifications/credentials