LOCATION: West Warwick, RI, United States 02893

3rd Shift – Licensed Practical Nurse LPN – West Warwick (RF: 1577)

We are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for a full-time position working 3rd shift with adults in assisted living in the West Warwick, RI area. The primary responsibilities will be administering medications to 6 residents and providing supervision to 2 CNAs on staff. There will be an RN on call 24 hours/day.  Eligible candidates must have a valid Rhode Island LPN License, proof of education, and a recent background check.

Qualifications:
  • Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Rhode Island.
  • Must have a recent background check.
Responsibilities:
  • Provides quality nursing care to residents to maintain or attain the highest practical level of functioning
  • Assesses residents for any decline of condition, signs of change in condition, weight loss, the decline in ambulation, change in ADLs, development of skin breakdown, etc.
  • Notifies appropriate staff per facility protocol of the need for evaluation and informs staff on any changes in assessment when appropriate
  • Administers medications and treatments to residents which include; monitoring the administration of intravenous fluids and placing orders for medication
  • Confer with residents and families on any issues relating to care and services
  • Make referrals to other departments when appropriate
  • Complete employee and resident incident reports and complete follow-up investigation forms
  • Maintain accountability for controlled substances by reviewing inventory medications with another licensed nurse and notifying supervisors of any discrepancies
  • Supervise the CNAs and the unit clerk in regards to work procedures, expediting workflow, evaluations, counseling, and discipline
  • Performs other related job duties as required

At Humanus, we are devoted to making a difference and improving the lives of others. We proudly serve schools and behavioral health facilities throughout the nation. Our dedication and passion for helping others make us more than a referral service. Establish a relationship with one of the nation’s largest referral agencies for behavioral-health, choose positions that best fit your schedule, and allow yourself to grow professionally.

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Send Resumes to forwardappsin@humanus.com  1577

CATEGORY: Nursing | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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