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Mystic Meadows Rehab & Nursing Center Licensed Practical Nurse WEEKENDS EXCELLENT PAY! in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Mystic Meadows Rehab And Nursing

151 9th Ave

Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087

908.956.7860

Mystic Meadows Rehab And Nursing, is looking for highly motivated and energetic candidates to jointhe growing team of healthcare providers.

Licensed Practical Nurse:Delivers nursing care in collaboration with professional Registered Nurses.

Under immediate supervision, supports providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants) in provision of patient care; includes recording vital signs, discussing chief health concerns, performing testing, and administering injections; assists with procedures and documentation.

Job Type: Weekends

Requirements:

  • Must be licensed in the state of New Jersey.

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • One (1) year of technical training; supplemented with one (1) year of related work experience.

  • LPN License is required.

Essential Functions:

  • Assumes self-responsibility for all direct patient care activities as indicated by the Registered Nurse within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act and policies and procedures.

  • Gives direct resident care according to the therapeutic plan and individual patient needs as directed be the patient care plan.

  • Provides appropriate information to assist the Registered Nurse in the preparation and maintenance of an effective resident care plan.

  • Records the resident’s official record a detailed report of care given which reflects the therapeutic plan and specific aspects of the resident care plan.

  • Reinforces instructions given to the patient by the physician and Registered Nurse and refers new needs for instruction to the Registered Nurse.

  • May administer prescribe medications to patients under the specific policies and procedures.

  • Performs selected prescribe treatment and nursing measures for the patient under specific guidelines.

  • Notifies the Registered Nurse of significant findings or changes in the patient’s physical or mental conditions.

  • Initiates C.P.R. procedures when there is a sudden cessation of heart beat or respirations.

  • Initiates emergency assistance as per policies and procedures.

  • Asks questions when in doubt for clarification by the Registered Nurse.

  • Acts as a role model for ancillary personnel.

  • Maintains the confidentiality of the patient’s clinical records.

  • Practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act and understands legal consequences of nursing action.

  • Involves patient and/or family in care of patient as appropriate.

  • Keeps skills up to date and increases knowledge and productivity.

  • Seeks educational opportunities to increase clinical competency.

  • Insures privacy for patient and confidentiality of condition and personal information.

  • Preparing and recording clinical notes for the clinical records.

  • Reporting any changes in the patient’s condition to the case manager.

  • Performing assigned act, including the administration of treatments and medications, in the care of the patient.

  • Other duties as may be assigned.

Competitive Wages and Health Benefits Package

Supportive, Professional Environment

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