Homeless Outreach LPN


Division

Healthcare - Nursing

Location

Queens, New York

Employment Type

Temporary



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WCS Healthcare is currently hiring multiple LPNs for a large Social Services agency in Queens, NY working within a local homeless shelter. This is a full time Sunday to Thursday schedule working a 7:30am-4pm schedule. 


Compensation : $35 - $38
Job ID : 30088

Job Function:

  • make referrals and suggestions for medical treatment, psychiatric rehabilitation, and coordinating information with treating physicians, pharmacies and other treatment collaterals.
  • manage client health needs by conducting health and vitals checks and coordinating with nursing leadership and other team members as needed to optimize client outcomes.
  • share findings and client needs in treatment team meetings and case conferences and through chart documentation and the maintenance of the onsite medication administration record and controlled substance log, including med counts and follow up to ensure adequate medication supply.
  • work directly with clients to provide health education and to learn and advocate for client health preferences and the development of client health goals through partnership with other team members at the site.
  • provide emergency first aid/CPR assistance when needed. Related duties as assigned.
 


Job Requirements:

  • LPN Certification
  • BLS through American Heart Association
  • Must be willing to work with the Homeless Population in NYC
  • Schedule: 5 Days a week 9:am-5:30pm + every other weekend  
Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
 
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