Registered Nurse / License Practical Nurse, Skilled Nursing

  • 200509
  • Sylva, NC
RN and LPN positions at a rehabilitation and long-term care facility in Sylva, NC. This facility is located in the Smoky Mountains of western NC and provides comprehensive rehabilitation and nursing services to patients with varying levels of disabilities.

Job Summary

Nationalhcs has Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) positions at a rehabilitation and long-term care facility in Sylva, NC. This facility is located in the Smoky Mountains of western NC and provides comprehensive rehabilitation and nursing services to patients with varying levels of disabilities.

Specifics

  • PRN Assignments
  • Shifts available:
    • 7p-7a
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for further details

Description of Work

  • Assist patients with activities of daily living (ADL)
  • Obtain and record vital signs and weights per policy
  • Answer patient calls
  • Apply simple clean dressings, slings, stockings, and support bandages under the direction of a licensed nurse, as permitted by state regulations
  • Administer prescription medications and/or start IV if needed
  • Give injections
  • Monitor catheters
  • Clean patients' equipment and general living area, as assigned
  • Dress wounds
  • Assist with medical procedures
  • Clean rooms and bed linens
  • Interact with residents for social stimulation and emotional support
  • Document patient health issues and report to physicians

Requirements

  • Minimum 1-year nursing experience, preferably in a nursing home, clinical, or psychiatric setting
  • Active/Clear nurse licensure valid in North Carolina
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Direct care experience within the previous year in the US
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other Client/facility screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details