Medtrust Staffing Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse in Bossier City, Louisiana

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse, Barksdale Air Force Base, LA

Giacare is reviewing resumes, in anticipation of a Government Contract award, for a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse experience is a plus.

Schedule will typically be:

  • Monday - Friday

  • Schedule will be flexible and adjust based on mission/clinic needs and hours will be between 6:00am and 6:00pm

  • Full time 40 hours

  • No nights,

  • No weekends

  • Federal holidays

Incumbents to the position are encouraged to call!

If interested in being considered for this extraordinary opportunity, please submit your CV today to vramirez@giacare.com

Giacare offers many benefits, only some are listed below:

  • Medical & Dental

  • Life Insurance & Long Term Disability

  • Medical Malpractice Insurance coverage

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off

  • Federal Holidays

 Initiate, perform and complete assigned duties in providing care to variable patient populations.

 Complete assigned patient care based on the patients’ conditions, use judgment in selecting the appropriate

order and sequence of procedures and treatments, and accurately recognize, report and record relevant patient

information.

 Observe, identify and respond to the patient’s needs for care, including medication, equipment-assisted care

and patient/family education.

 Prepare and administer prescribed medications (oral, topical, subcutaneous, intramuscular and/or

intravenous) and perform treatments according to established policies/procedures.

 Recognize urgent or emergent patient care situations, seek assistance of the RN and/or MD/DO, and initiate

appropriate emergency interventions as directed.

 Perform support duties for complex diagnostic tests and/or specialized practices or procedures, which

include preparing the patient, assisting in the diagnostic examination, preparing and handling specialized

instruments or other specialized equipment, and monitoring the patient’s condition before, during, and

following the procedure.

Must have:

  • Certificate.

  • Graduate from an accredited community college, junior college, college, university or

vocational nursing program approved by the appropriate State agency and accredited by one of the

following accrediting bodies at the time the program was completed by the applicant: The National League

for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

(CCNE).

  • One year of practical or vocational nurse experience after graduation.

  • Current, full, active and unrestricted license as a practical or vocational nurse.

  • Possess BLS

Giacare is an Equal Opportunity Employer

ID: 2018-4034

External Company Name: MedTrust

External Company URL: www.medtruststaffing.com

Street: 8th st E