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Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN

Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN

Job Description


LICENSED PRACTICALNURSE JOB SUMMARY

BrightStar Care is aleading care provider of quality private duty nursing services.  We are seeking excellent nurses to providedirect care to patients in their homes. Working under the supervision of aregistered nurse, LPN’s will manage and administer the care that is provided toour patients.  You will have the opportunityto see every day what a difference your care makes to both the patients andfamilies whom you help.  And isn’t thiswhy you became a nurse anyway?
 
LPN ESSENTIAL DUTIESAND RESPONSIBILITIES

Working as a private duty nurse you are responsible for the delivery of qualitypatient care according to the patient's individual physician orders. Your caremay involve assessments, medication administration, administering prescribedtreatments and therapies, personal care,  care planning, communication with othermembers of the patients' multi-disciplinary team, supply management, emergencymanagement, coordination of care, health promotion and teaching and trainingfamily members.  Must be able to
Work Nights and every other weekend.


Job Requirements


Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN


 
LPN EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE 

  • Graduated from a National League of Nursing accredited practical or vocational school of nursing.

  • Unencumbered license as a Practical or Vocational Nurse in the state that care is delivered.

  • 1 year of nursing experience preferred but we will train. 

  • Certified in CPR.

  • Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with the organizations requirements.

  • Negative TB test or chest x-ray.

  • Trach & Vent experience a plus


BRIGHTSTAR OFFERS:

  • One-on-One patient care: take the opportunity to get back to why you became a nurse and provide focused, private duty nursing care to your patient.  Shifts vary from 2-12 hours per day, with most being 8 or more hours. 

  • Variety: assignments and shifts that will give you that chance to make a difference! We have direct private duty nursing opportunities ranging from low to high acuity patients.

  • Support: 24/7 clinical support – you are never alone!

  • Flexibility: no minimum shift requirement – you will work with a BrightStar to find the best match for you!

  • Training & Growth Potential: We offer training & education to expand your skills; and as we continue to grow we need lead nurses, nurse case managers and other nursing roles.

  • Paid Time Off – We understand that everyone needs time away, so nurses can accumulate vacation hours as they work.

  • Competitive Compensation – BrightStar strives to offer above industry compensation to attract the best nurses. 

  • Quality Care – We are Joint Commission Accredited.  Be a part of a team that genuinely cares about our patients.



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Job Snapshot

Base Pay $16.50 /Hour
Other Pay Competitive Compensation
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID MWJHR2W16KVZ6NZQQYDBM
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