Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse, Skilled Nursing

Job Summary

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

Specifics

  • 8-week assignments
  • 8 Licensed Nurses (RN/LPN) currently needed
  • Shifts:
    • 1st shift (6:30am-7:00pm) - One Infection Control Nurse Manager (RN)
    • 1st shift (7:00am-7:00pm) - Three Licensed Nurses (RN/LPN)
    • 2nd shift (7:00pm-7:00am) - Four Licensed Nurses (RN/LPN)
  • Note: Facility is willing to work with shift times
    • Normal shift times are:
      • 1st shift (6:00am-2:30pm)
      • 2nd shift (2:00pm-10:30pm)
      • 3rd shift (10:00pm-6:30am)

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 the state of Missouri
  • 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
  • Detailed list of benefits