CareerStaff Unlimited Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN | Long Term Care - LTC in Agawam, Massachusetts

Licensed Practical Nurse LPN - Long Term Care

ReadyNurse currently has great opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurses to join our our team! We have per diemORcontract opportunities for experienced Licensed Practical Nursesin Agawam, MA. Agawam is west of the Connecticut River and has several attractions, including Six Flags New England. Qualified candidates must have at least1 year of previous nursing home experience. Whether you want to work one to five days a week - it is completely up to YOU! If you're interested, please apply today!

 

 

Benefits of ReadyNurse Staffing Services:

  • Top Compensation

  • Flexible schedule

  • Full Medical Benefits and 401(K)

  • Referral bonus program

  • Weekly pay with direct deposit

  • Once hired in our system you can work in any setting across the country!Our strong, long-term connections—with the most admired companies—mean a new world of possibilities for your career. Partnering with ReadyNurse is the kind of proactive move that can put you on an inside track, give you access to more career opportunities, and get you that dream job faster than going at it alone.

Licensed Practical Nurse LPN - Position Responsibilities:

Under the immediate supervision of the Registered Nurse, the Licensed Practical Nurse supports providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants) in provision of patient care; includes recording vital signs, discussing chief health concerns, performing testing, and administering injections; assists with procedures and documentation.

Position Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with other personnel and develop/maintain good relations

  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of care and current clinical practice, treatments, and interventions, specific to position specialty

  • Ability to understand and monitor applicable regulations, policies, and procedures

  • Promote patient's independence by establishing patient care goals

  • Resolve patient’s problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies

  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with rules and regulations

  • Ability to make independent decisions, follow instructions, and to accept constructive criticism

  • Ability to deal tactfully with residents, students, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public, according to position setting

  • Ability to maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc.

  • Maintain patient confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential

  • Demonstrate proficiency in written/verbal skills in English language

  • Sufficient computer skills required to perform duties 

Licensed Practical Nurse LPN Job Requirements:

  • 6-12 months of recent (within the last year) supervised experience in Long Term Care/Nursing Home setting

  • Licensed Practical Nursing degree from an accredited institution

  • Current CPR/BLS certification, Physical, TB test (within 1 year of hire)

  • Current Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN license in the state of employment or compact (multi-state) license 

About ReadyNurse:

ReadyNurse has been connecting talented clinicians with great facilities for over 25 years. Our goal is to find a nursing job that offers the pay, flexibility and the lifestyle that you desire. Whether you are interested in contract opportunities or just picking up an extra shift, our specialists are available around the clock to ensure that you get the assistance and support you deserve!

 

The secret to our success is simple:

our management team sets extraordinarily high standards, and we refuse to compromise on the quality of our personnel or the caliber of service that we give to our clients and employees. Our 30 locally run offices allow us to provide personalized support in each community while still benefiting from the national resources and assistance of our larger CareerStaff Unlimited family. 

CareerStaff Unlimited is proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action (EEO/AA).