Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse; Skilled Nursing

Lawton, OK. 8-wk renewable assignments; 8-hr & 12-hr shifts; Weekdays & Weekends; Minimum 3-years nursing experience.

Job Summary

Nationalhcs has Registered Nurse (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPNs) positions at a rehabilitation and long-term care facility in Lawton, OK. This facility provides comprehensive rehabilitation and nursing services to patients with varying levels of disabilities.

Specifics

  • 8-week renewable assignments
  • All shifts available
  • 8-hour and 12-hour shifts
  • Weekdays and Weekends
  • Orientation attendance required
  • Minimum 3-years nursing experience

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 3-years nursing experience, preferably nursing home, clinical, or psychiatric setting (5-years experience preferred)
  • Active/Clear nurse licensure valid in Oklahoma
  • 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