Texas Employer Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN / LPN) in WICHITA FALLS, Texas
Skilled nursing facility providing nursing and rehabilitative care is seeking Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurses. DUTIES INCLUDING: - Administer prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts. - Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action. - Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration. - Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catherizations. - Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions. - Supervise nurses' aides or assistants. - Evaluate nursing intervention outcomes, conferring with other healthcare team members as necessary. - Make appointments, keep records, or perform other clerical duties. - Other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: - Background checks and drug testing will be conducted.