About the Role
$1,000 sign-on bonus
FT & PER DIEM LPN'S NEEDED... Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) needed for Group Homes working with DD/MR clients in Camden County Area.
Minimum of eighteen years or older
High School Diploma or GED
Required to possess a current LPN license valid in New Jersey
Possess a driver’s license valid in the state of New Jersey in good standing.
Performs physical examination of residents such as taking/recording temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, height and weight, and collection of specimens for lab analysis.
Completes specialized resident care and treatment such as Foley catheter care, tube feedings and care of feeding sites, insulin injections, tracheostomy care, colostomy care, douches, enemas, and application of dressing and binders etc.
Administers treatments and medications under physician orders.
Provides whatever assistance is required by residents to assure adequate standards of healthcare, medication administration, personal hygiene, proper nutrition, overall care, community involvement, participation in preferred activities, etc.
Completes household duties/chores, cooking, escorting and assisting clients for doctor’s appointments, escorting clients on community activities.
Charts resident care and treatment measures, including documentation at least once per shift on the nursing notes for each resident.