Licensed Practical Nurse- LPN - Multiple Opportunities

<strong>Come work for BrightStar Care, a company who believes in Serving with Passion and&nbsp;</strong><strong>Doing the Right Thing</strong>.&nbsp;<br /><br /><br />

Potomac, MD

BrightsStar Care – Bethesda, MD

<h2>Quality caregivers and medical staffing solutions in Montgomery County</h2> <p>At BrightStar Care in Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Rockville, and Burtonsville, owned by Egons &amp; Anda Plavnieks, our&nbsp;<strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">home care agency</a></strong>&nbsp;provides quality&nbsp;<strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">home care</a></strong>,&nbsp;<strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">caregivers</a></strong>, and&nbsp;<strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">medical staffing solutions&nbsp;</a></strong>to families and businesses in the Montgomery County area. We offer compassionate care, peace of mind and exceptional service &mdash; any time, any place.<br /><br /><br /></p> <h2>Quality Home Care Standards</h2> <p>BrightStar Care of Montgomery County&nbsp;is committed to delivering the highest quality care. We have voluntarily attained accreditation for our home care agency by the Joint Commission which is a nationally recognized quality standards organization with rigorous standards.</p> <p>The creation of BrightStar stems from the desire to create a great company with a great purpose: To provide families and their loved ones with the highest level of accessible home care, dignity, and personal attention they need and deserve.</p>

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Overview: <p>The LPN is a member of the dedicated home care team who works with a registered nurse and performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the client&rsquo;s needs. Our commitment to incorporating advanced technology has offered our employees an opportunity to deliver their best performance. &nbsp;<strong>Work as many or as few hours as you want</strong>, as our independently owned and operated team is looking for high-energy LPN Licensed individuals that are looking for part time work, nights, days, weekends.</p> <p><u>Benefits&nbsp;</u>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Weekly pay with direct deposit</li> <li>Competitive hourly rate</li> <li>Work as often as you want on a variety of assignments, procedures, and treatments</li> <li>Weekend and evening opportunities, in-home based </li> <li>One to one patient care</li> <li>Licensed by State Residential Service Agency with Joint Commission accreditation </li> <li>National opportunities with over 250 locations in US</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <p><u>Responsibilities</u></p> <ul> <li>Implement plan of care and treatment using sound judgment and critical thinking</li> <li>Provide accurate, detailed, and timely documentation consistent with the plan of care and the nursing process</li> <li>Prepare, administer, and appropriately document actions taken specific to the commonly prescribed oral, topical, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications. Observe, reports, and record adverse reactions to medications and/or treatment to the registered nurse</li> <li>Perform wound care and recognize the need for and institute emergency measures in a rapid and appropriate manner</li> <li>Perform all skill, treatments, and procedures to the scope of practice as defined in the Nurse Practice Act in the state of clinical practice and adheres to the policies, procedures, and protocols of the agency</li> <li>Treat clients, family, and staff with courtesy and respect</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><u>Requirements</u></p> <ul> <li>Graduated from National League of Nursing accredited practical or vocational school of nursing</li> <li>Unencumbered license as a Practical or Vocational Nurse in the state that care is being provided</li> <li>One (1) year of nursing experience required; three (3) years preferred.</li> <li>Certified CPR and demonstrate strong clinical skills</li> <li>Licensed driver with valid automobile insurance</li> <li>Negative TB test or chest x-ray</li> <li>Adhere to HIPAA and maintain client confidentiality</li> </ul>