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Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Location:

    Williamsville

  • Sector:

    MRS Nursing

  • Job type:

    Temporary & Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Patricia Shaylla

  • Contact email:

    psheylla@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH396304_1654175689

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-31

  • Assist doctors in providing health care and support to elderly patients
  • Help to bathe bedridden patients to prevent bedsores
  • Understand patients medications and administer them to clients as and when due
  • Help to conduct regular screenings and routine check-up on patients
  • Help to assess the cognitive skills and mental status of their patients
  • Observe, understand, and manage peculiar old age health concerns like incontinence, insomnia, loss of strength and appetite, sexual issues as well as mobility challenges
  • Help to educate the families and caregivers of their patients on the best ways to care for them and keep them safe
  • Assist doctors with medical examinations and administer prescribed treatments
  • Help to maintain a chart for their patients in order to have accurate records of patient's medical history, treatment plan and progress
  • Help to perform prescribed tests on their patients, like blood pressure checks, temperature, respiration, pulse and blood sugar.