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in Waterbury, CT

Hours Full-time, Part-time
Location Waterbury, Connecticut

About this job

We are looking for a reliable LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) to care for Patients in a professional and considerate manner. You will work under the supervision of a registered nurse in a Nursing Skilled facility.

An effective Licensed Practical Nurse has the patience to deal with various patients in taxing situations. They also should be gentle, calm, and nurturing. In addition, a good Licensed Practical Nurse requires good interpersonal skills and attention to detail.

LPN professionals must be first and foremost qualified and compassionate. The ideal candidate will be experienced in providing diverse basic care to those who need it while remaining patient and calm. It is a demanding job but also very rewarding.


Record a patient’s medical history accurately

Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate, etc.

Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications, etc.

Monitor patients’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts

Assist ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing, etc.

Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas, etc., clean and dress wounds, and assist with other basic medical care tasks

Collect samples for lab testing as assigned

Provide emotional and psychological support when needed

Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort, and release instructions

Requirements and skills:

Proven experience as LPN or similar role

Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work in a multidisciplinary team

Familiarity with hospital and health care facilities health, safety, and sanitation standards and procedures

Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices

Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology

Good knowledge of MS Office and data entry

Perfect physical condition and stamina

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Compassionate and able to handle stress

Successful completion of the LPN license program

License to work in Connecticut

If you want to be part of a vibrant team, this position offers a great

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