Licensed Practical Nurse - Iota

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Company Name Arc of Acadiana
Location Iota, United States
Date Posted November 30, 2017
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time

Description

Licensed Practical Nurse

 

Iota, LA

Full-Time

 

Qualifications: Must have at least one year experience in Long term Care Facility, Nursing Home, or Home Health. Must be able to work 7p-7a, plus On-Call rotation and after hours when necessary.

 

Job Description:

•Review and update consultant, physician’s orders quarterly.

•Review and insure that MARs are updated.

•Monitor doctor’s orders changes.

•Administer all medications as per doctor’s orders.

•Assists RN/LPN Supervisor with Nursing/Client Case management duties as directed by the RN/LPN Supervisor.

•Maintains adequate communication with pharmacy and pharmacy consultant. Receives delivery from pharmacy at any time of day/night.

•Check temperatures in med refrigerators on med rooms.

•Maintain patient equipment.

•Completes a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual health check on all clients/patients in assigned caseload.

•Complete Nursing Assessments for all incidents and all residents.

•Oversee bowel books.

•Assists with physician and dental clinics as needed.

•Documents daily findings in nurse’s notes.

•Other duties as assigned by RN/LPN Supervisor and/or Director

•Maintain adequate stick of medical supplies.

•Reorder on all medications and supplies as needed.

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