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Licensed Practical Nurse – LPN – Skilled Nursing Facility

Abilene, TX 79601
Starts: March 11, 2024
Ends: September 9, 2024
DESCRIPTION

Licensed Practical Nurse – LPN – Skilled Nursing Facility

We are hiring a qualified Assisted Living LPN (Skilled Nursing Facility Licensed Practical Nurse) for a full time, contract opportunity at a well-established skilled nursing facility in Abilene, TX. This rewarding assignment offers top industry pay rates, full benefits, a flexible schedule and more! Grow professionally as a Licensed Practical Nurse while focusing on what matters most – patient care. Qualified candidates must have at least 6 months of previous Assisted Living experience. We are accepting local nurses and travel nurses for this opportunity.


Travel Contract

Weekly Estimated Pay: $1,400

Inclusive of tax advantage program for those who qualify


BENEFITS FOR A LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE LPN:

  • Immediate Openings

  • Flexible Schedules – Full Time, Part Time, PRN, Perm Positions

  • Generous Benefits Including: Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K

  • Referral Bonus Program

  • Weekly Pay with Direct Deposit

  • Guaranteed Hours (based on opportunity)

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 the English language

  • Sufficient computer skills required to perform duties

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE LPN JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Each candidate must have at least two years’ experience in nursing in an acute or long-term care setting

Each candidate will work a rotating schedule and be asked to work three weekends a month and have 2 days off during the week dependent upon scheduling.

Each candidate will need to commit to a 6-month contract

Each candidate will need to have an American Heart Association CPR Card

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

  • 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 US:

We are a leader in the delivery of workforce solutions and staffing services for the healthcare industry. Our mission is to connect our clients with talented healthcare professionals ensuring the delivery of exceptional patient care. We serve our mission by leveraging a national network of 25+ offices throughout the United States. Our services include travel and per diem employment opportunities for nurses, therapists, and pharmacists.

Additionally, we provide Managed Service Programs to hundreds of healthcare facilities nationally. By offering unparalleled customer service, unique placement opportunities, top pay and benefits and employment that meets the lifestyle requirements of our clinicians, attracting high-quality clinicians who transition well to new environments and rapidly assimilate into facility teams.

#COR20 #TN20

Other Info

  • Job City: ABILENE
  • Shift: 11P-7A
  • Setting: SNF/LTC
  • Order ID: 816281
  • Weekly Estimated Pay: $1,400
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