LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
Currently seeking a certified LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
Location : Tucson, AZ
Job Details :
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs under the direction of a Registered Nurse providing nursing care through collaborative efforts with the interdisciplinary treatment team and in accordance with the nursing process and standards of care and practice to assigned patients, utilizing basic understanding of psychiatric and personality disorders.
Job Responsibilities of LPN:
Provides nursing services including: administration of medications and injections to patients as directed by the providers.
Oversees the smooth progression of daily patient schedules, monitors patient flow and assists Medical Assistant staff in preparation of examination rooms, preparation of patients for exam, and taking of vital signs of patients.
Documents patient's current medication list, including name(s) of medications, dosages, frequency, duration and start date. Administers medication and treatment as prescribed through written Provider orders
Performs laboratory procedures from specimen collections, as authorized.
Assist in preparation of nursing, MA and support staff schedules and assures that adequate coverage is provided to providers and clinic sessions.
Attends general and medical staff meetings and participates in quality improvement projects.
Assists RN's to adequately supply routine medical supplies; reorders supplies through established purchasing procedures. Maintains an accurate inventory of medical supplies to ensure services are not compromised due to unforeseen shortages. Requirements of LPN:
Minimum of 1 years experience in SNF
Preffered experince in telemetry/Med-surg Unit
Excellent communication skills
Benefits of working as an LPN for UNITED Nurses include:
Personalized Compensation Packages
Healthcare Benefits Health Care Company Staffing, Inc is a full service healthcare staffing company. We specialize in providing contract, temp-to-perm, travel, per diem, and direct hire personnel across wide spectrum of rehabilitation service providers servicing in the areas of Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, School therapy, Out-patient clinics, private settings, Home health and ADHC's.
For consideration, please contact Carol Rodriguez at or call at
United Health Care Staffing