Position Type: Temp
Location: Dannemora, NY
Hours: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am
Nurses, Licensed Practical Provide nursing care under the direction of an RN, physician, or other authorized health care provider. Administer medications as directed. Provide bedside nursing care, including services requiring sterile techniques. Observe, measure, record, and report indications of patient health status. Perform more specialized tasks routinely, such as catheterizations and suctioning and others sparingly, such as IV therapy, with additional training. Must possess a valid New York State License and have a minimum of one-year work experience post licensure. Nurses, Registered Diagnose and treat a patient’s health problems. Perform health assessments to identify new symptoms of possibly undiagnosed conditions or complications. Administer medication. Teach and counsel patients about maintenance of health and prevention of illness or complications. Contribute as a member of an interdisciplinary health care team and as a consultant on health-related committees to plan and implement the health care needs of consumers. Execute medical regimens as prescribed by licensed physicians, dentists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and podiatrists, and dentists. Registered nurses must be licensed in New York State and have a minimum of one-year work experience post licensure.