Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
McKinley Health Center, Brookville, PA 15825
8 hour shift
10 hour shift
12 hour shift
Paid time off
Now under NEW leadership!! FLEXIBLE schedules!
McKinley Health Center is in search of reliable Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) to help care for our patients in a professional and considerate manner. If this sounds like you, then we want YOU to join our growing and expanding team!
We currently have full-time, part-time, and flexible positions open!
We offer paid time off, flexible schedules, health insurance, competitive starting wage and much more!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- 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
- Proven experience as a LPN or similar role (preferred)
- Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work in a multidisciplinary team
- Familiarity with hospital health, safety and sanitation standards and procedures
- Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices
- Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology
- Perfect physical condition and stamina
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Compassionate and able to handle stress
- Successful completion of a LPN license program
- Waiting period may apply
- Remote interview process
- Temperature screenings
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place