Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: Good Samaritan Home
Posted on: November 9, 2018
Want to make a difference? Join the Good Samaritan Home team! We offer employees a competitive wage and excellent benefit package which includes an employee FREE clinic!
Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)Full-time and part-time positions are currently available.The staff nurse provides direct nursing care to the residents in a long-term care setting, and supervise the day-to-day nursing care performed by Certified Nursing Assistants.This position requires a current Indiana license as a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse and prior work experience in long-term care is preferred.Duties:
- Educates patients and their families by assisting in preoperative, postoperative, and relevant health teaching.
- Administers medications by preparing medications; administering specified medication orally or by subcutaneous or intermuscular injection; recording dosage and time in patient record; maintaining logs.
- Provides ancillary medical care by dressing wounds; giving enemas, douches, alcohol rubs, and massages; applying compresses, ice bags, and hot water bottles.
- Maintains patient stability by taking and recording vital signs.
- Maintains patient nutrition by examining food trays for prescribed diet; feeding patients; recording food and fluid intake and output.
- Helps patients with daily living by bathing, dressing, and assisting patients in walking and turning.
- Keeps nursing supervisors informed by observing patients and reporting adverse reactions to medication or treatment.
- Maintains equipment and supplies
- Performs routine laboratory tests by collecting samples, such as urine, blood, and sputum.Skills/Qualifications:
Administering Medication, Pain Management, Nutrition, Informing Others, Bedside Manner, Nursing Skills, Listening, Multi-tasking, Medical Teamwork, Long-term CareThe Good Samaritan Home, Inc.is a 220 bed, faith based, not-for-profit C.C.R.C.healthcare facility that provides a wide variety of nursing care services including Residential Living, Skilled Care, Memory Care, and Nursing Home.Good Sam Home offers employees a competitive wage and an excellent benefits package.Evansville Courier & Press.Category: , Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN)
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