GiaCare, Inc.

  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse

    Location US-LA-Bossier City
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/14/2018 4:23 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-4034
    # of Openings Remaining
    0
  • Overview

    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 

    Responsibilities

     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.

     

    Qualifications

    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

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