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PHCS is a supplemental health care staffing agency. Our customers include health care facilities, industry, and government. We provide RN, LPN, CNA, and CBRF agency pool health care staffing, as well as, contracted health care staffing. We have been providing high quality health care staffing services for 28 years. We are looking for good LPNs to work in health care facilities that we staff in the Milwaukee area. At PHCS, you let us know when you are available to work. You only work when you can. This position can be full-time or part-time. We offer all shifts: AM, PM, and Night. We have lots of work available. Please read the entire ad to make sure you meet all of the requirements.
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The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides nursing services under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), or a Physician. Licensed Practical Nurses can work in any healthcare setting such as a Hospital, Nursing home, Community Center, Hospice, School, Outpatient facility and so on.
The daily duties of the LPN depend on his/her work setting, and include the following:
-Taking vital signs for patients with predictable outcomes (blood pressure reading, pulse rate, respiratory rate and temperature)
-Monitoring the height and weight
-Collect urine and stool samples
-Procedures for stable patients such as tracheostomy care, nasogastric suctioning, colostomy care, pressure ulcer dressings (depending on the degree of damage)
-Giving medications via oral route, intramuscular (IM) route, subcutaneous (SQ) route
-Monitoring the patient after the administration of medications (depending on the medication given)
-Sterile dressing changes and bandage changes for patients that are stable
-Preparation and administration of enemas
-Monitoring catheters and food intake and output
-Providing massages and rubs for patients that are stable
-Monitoring patients and reporting changes to the RN and Physician
-Providing patient hygiene
-Assisting the RN in procedures
-Experienced LPNs may supervise Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)
-Providing the patient or family with general and basic health teaching about modifications in lifestyles
-1 year recent experience
-Current WI LPN License, with no restrictions
-Current CPR Certification
-TB skin test within the last 12 months
-Willing to work at different health care facilities in different settings
-Ability to adapt to new situations quickly
-Driver's license and vehicle to be able to get to different health care facilities
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