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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - up to $26/hr

Company: Interim Healthcare
Location: Duryea
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Interim Healthcare of NEPA is seeking an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our growing Team! Whether interested in home health, long term care, or a contract, we have an opportunity for you!

We have proudly served clients in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wayne, Wyoming, and Susquehanna Counties for over 30 years. Interim Healthcare provides 24/7 care, 7 days per week, offering candidates the opportunity and flexibility to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift.

Job details for the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) include, but are not limited to:

  • Per Diem, with opportunity to work up to 40 hours per week
  • Weekdays and Weekends
  • 8-12 hour shifts
  • 2nd, and 3rd shifts available
  • Up to $26 per hour
  • Health Benefits
  • Simple IRA Plan
  • Weekly Pay via Direct Deposit or Paper Check
    The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides effective and efficient patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse and in accordance with the patient's plan of care, applicable law and regulation, accepted standards of nursing practice, payor requirements and Interim HealthCare policies and procedures.

    Essential Functions for the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN):

    • Recognize and report changes in the patient's condition to the RN supervisor.
    • Complete timely and accurate clinical notes including addressing patient's progress.
    • Assist the RN or physician in performing specialized procedures and duties.
    • Assist the RN in carrying out the patient plan of care.
    • Assist the client in learning appropriate self-care techniques.
    • Able to perform CPR.
    • Follows accepted standards of nursing practice.
    • Able to travel within geographic area serviced by office from assignment to assignment.
    • Complete other assignments as requested and assigned.
    • May have access to protected health information ("PHI") necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities. Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization.
      Minimum Requirements of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN):

      • Nursing license in the State of Pennsylvania
      • 1 year experience in a personal care setting; required.
      • 6 months experience with trach care; required.
      • CPR certification; preferred
      • Reliable form of transportation
      • Willing to undergo pre-employment screenings
        Interim HealthCare - is an equal opportunity employer who does not discriminate against applicants, employees or clients on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other category protected by the law, or patients' decisions regarding advance directives. Each Interim HealthCare office is independently owned and operated. Not all services are available at all offices.

Keywords: Interim Healthcare, Scranton , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - up to $26/hr, Healthcare , Duryea, Pennsylvania

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