Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

South Roanoke, VA 24014

Posted: 05/10/2024 Category: Nursing Job Number: CDIAZ444

Job Description

A-Line Staffing Solutions is urgently hiring a Licensed Practical Nurse in Roanoke, VA! This is a full-time opportunity with a reputable oncology clinic. Full-Time / 40 hours per week.

 

LPN Job Highlights

  • Pay rate is based on experience -- Paid WEEKLY!
  • Stable hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30AM - 5PM - no holidays, no weekends, or on-call!
  • Contract / Temp Only, 3 months with potential to extend

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides general nursing care to patients.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards.
  • Assists with the preparation of equipment and aids physician during examination and procedures.
  • Observes, records, and reports patients’ condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians.
  • Administers prescribed medications as directed.
  • Screens patients for appropriate information. Instructs patients in collection of specimen samples for testing.
  • Responds to and refers incoming telephone calls. Instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.
  • Records patient data prior to each physician visit, including but not limited to, vital signs, height, weight, allergies, and medication changes.
  • Performs EKG and oximetry readings as required by physician.
  • Obtains blood specimens from peripheral sites as needed and in accordance with OSHA and universal precautions.
  • Phones in prescriptions and makes other patient calls as required or directed by physicians.
  • Maintains patient files, records and other information.
  • Initiate IV fluids and IV therapeutic medications in accordance with LPN/LVN state nurse practice act.


MINIMUNM QUALIFICTIONS:

  • High School graduate or equivalent. Graduate from an accredited school for practical nursing.
  • IV Skills - Required
  • Current LPN state license and registration with the State Board of Practical Nursing in Virginia
  • Current CPR/BLS certification required within 3 months of employment.

Get your foot in the door with one of the largest groups of medical professionals devoted to providing compassionate cancer care and breakthrough research!

 

For immediate consideration APPLY or email resume to Senior Staffing Manager & Account Manager, CDiaz@alinestaffing.com

 

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Job Requirements

LPN licensed

Additional Information

licensed practical nurse, LPN, LVN, licensed vocational nurse

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