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LPN Licensed Practical Nurse (Healthcare – Long-Term Care)

Five Star Staffing Staten Island Full-Time
$27.00/ hour
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Staten Island, NY

Currently seeking LPNs for job openings in the Staten Island area. The ideal candidate will preferably possess long-term care experience and Sigmacare experience (computer system, patient information.) Bilingual candidates preferred.

Responsibilities 

  • Record a patient’s medical history accurately

  • Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.

  • Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications etc.

  • Monitor patients’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts

  • Assist ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing etc.

  • Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc., clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks

  • Collect samples for lab testing as assigned

  • Provide emotional and psychological support when needed

  • Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions

Benefits 

** NEW!! Reimbursement Program may be available for employees incurring tolls expenses. Staff must work a minimum of 4 shifts per week and retain all proper receipts. Please contact Five Star Nursing to see if you qualify. **​

  •  Paid orientation

  • Competitive compensation

  • Sick days

  • Monthly New Applicant Winners

  • Aflac

  • Easy access to 24/7 support

  • Wide variety of shifts and locations

  • Offices conveniently located in Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Long Island, Staten Island and Pennsylvania.

  • Flexible Schedules- full time or part time available

  • Weekend Schedule Available

  • Facilities located in Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Long Island, Staten Island and Pennsylvania.

     

Requirements 

 

  • Current LPN license and registration

  •  Sigma Care experience (computer system, patient information) a plus
  • Long-term care experience a big plus but new grads welcome as well

  • Bilingual Russian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish or additional languages a plus

  • CPR certification

  • Malpractice insurance

  • Current Annual health Screenings

  • US Work Authorization

  • Specific Documents as Required

Recommended skills

Spanish Language
Mandarin (Language)
Russian (Language)
Psychology
Blood Pressure
Heart Rate

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LPN Licensed Practical Nurse (Healthcare – Long-Term Care)
$27.00/ hour
Estimated Salary: $77K
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Five Star Staffing Inc. is a Nurse Staffing Agency. We understand that facilities need to be cost efficient without compromising patient care. We offer an efficient and effective solution to that need. Five Star Staffing Inc. understands facilities have staffing needs and we work together with highly qualified care givers to help you staff your facility. We offer on-site Recruiters and Coordinators that specialize in Nursing Home staff to help you staff your facility and keep a safe and calm environment for your patients.

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