Licensed Practical Nurse

Job Title:  Licensed Practical Nurse

Location:  Lawton, OK 73507, USA
Contract:  1 Year  
Client Name: Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs/ODVA/Human Resources
Job ID:  23-00585
Shift timings: 6:30 PM – 7:00 AM  & 2:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Job Description:

  • Provide nursing services, within the defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures
  • Perform nursing interventions such as taking vital signs, applying aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensuring infection control, monitoring nutritional intake and conducting specimen collection.
  • Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects.
  • Provide pre-operative and post-operative personal and comfort care.
  • Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy.
  • Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate the effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team.
  • Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families.
  • Prepare patients for surgery by washing, shaving and sterilizing the patients’ operative areas.
  • Assist in surgery by laying out instruments, setting up equipment, assisting surgical teams with gowns and gloves and passing instruments to surgeons.
  • Clean and sterilize the operating room and instruments.

Documents required:

  • Licensed Practical License From the State of MO.
  • Current CPR or BLS.
  • Covid Vaccination.
Job Location: MO 64093 Road Warrensburg

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