Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN
At a glance
Location: US-CT-Trumbull Map
Posted: 07/15/2021
Closing: 08/14/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
The prominent LPN duties and responsibilities for busy office located in 5 towns-
  • Keeping a check on the eating habits of the patients and how many times they are using the washroom.
  • Assembling the equipment like gastronomy tubes, catheters, and oxygen supplies.
  • Providing the basic bedside care like dressing wounds, changing bandages, inserting catheters, and giving injections.
  • Taking the patient's vital signs such as respiration, temperature, blood pressure, and heart rate.
  • Enter the data related to the record of patients in computer systems.
  • Admitting and billing patients
  • Interview patients and examine their medical history.
  • Regulate vaccinations and injections
  • Educate and encourage patients to avoid unhealthy routine
  • Keep the health records updated
  • Inform the patients about the doctor's order or test results via mail or call
  • Assist registered nurses and other superior nurses to develop best care plan for the patients
  • Help the patients to understand documentation or paperwork
  • Talk to the patients about their present problems, allergies, medications and keep an eye on their medical records
  • Accomplish scheduled immunizations, visual acuity testing, nebulizer treatments, and regulate TB tests
  • Talk to the patients and their families about their treatment plan, tests, and diagnoses
  • Supervise certified nursing assistants and other non-licensed nursing professionals
  • Starting, monitoring, or discontinuing the intravenous catheters or the intravenous fluids.
  • Taking verbal orders from the MD (Doctor of Medicine)
  • Aid in phlebotomy - analyze patients, look over the requisition form for requested tests, and set equipment, patient and puncture site.
  • Assists in IV set-ups: validate solution to be regulated, analyzing infusion site, keep track of IV function and patient comfort, and terminate IV at an appropriate time, as ordered by MD.
  • Manage adequate inventory of examination room supplies and set the rooms.
  • Undertake various office responsibilities: answer calls and reply to messages and execute triage within the scope of licensed practical nursing practice in an accurate and precise way.
  • Help to coordinate patient referrals and take part in the training and orientation of new employees.
  • Call pharmacies for ordering prescriptions and store supplies in the rooms of patients
  • Beside the above some office administration work will be required to be completed.

If able to travel between multiple offices in Fairfield County and if you have up to date immunization records, please send resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] 

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Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN