Licensed Practical Nurse – Cape Girardeau MO

AllHealth Staffing Group is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (PRN) to provide care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment.

As a LPN, you will provide in-depth clinical expertise under the direction of the RN. LPN’s are responsible for the assessing, planning, delivery and evaluating of each level of nursing care provided to patients throughout their stay. Will also actively plan for the management of patient outcomes across the continuum of care.

Will work in close cooperation with specialists in a variety of disciplines, poossibly including (but not limited to) Physicians, Pharmacists, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Wound Care, Dietary Therapy, Social Work and Dialysis

Responsibilities:

Conduct comprehensive patient assessments
Provide direct care for patients and management of their conditions under the direction of a Registered Nurse, particularly with regard to vital signs, lab work, and education
Collaborate with Physicians, RN’s and various disciplines within the hospital in order to manage patient care
Contributes to the safe and effective operation of the nursing unit
Interact and communicate with patient family members
Requirements:

LPN License (state of MO)
BLS and ACLS certification
Ability to assess patients quickly in emergency situations in stressful environment
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Superior analytical and critical thinking skills
Team, detail and goal oriented
Positive, professional and empathetic demeanor
Acute care and/or LTAC experience preferred