Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental QuestionsCarries out assigned nursing procedures; administers medication, injections, and treatments; takes and records temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure; apply and change simple bandages, monitors catheterizations, IV's and transfusions. Observes, records and reports to physicians and registered nurses or supervising nurse the symptoms, reactions and changes in condition of patients. Assist patients with activities of daily living. Performs general range of motion exercises with member. Provides emotional and physical comfort. Serves as non-supervisory resource person to less experienced staff providing guidance relative to nursing techniques.Minimum Requirements:Requires Illinois license as a practical nurse. Requires working knowledge of practical nursing techniques as delegated by a physician or professional nurse. Requires ability to follow oral and written instructions. Requires ability to follow all facility policies and procedures. Require ability to maintain a therapeutic toward, and an effective relationship with patients with physical or mental illness or mental disabilities. Require ability to obtain and maintain Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. This title is an Upward Mobility target title.Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: Schedules VaryRotating Schedule1/2 hour paid lunchWork Location:IL Veterans' Home1707 North 12th StreetQuincy, Illinois 62301Illinois Veterans' Home?IL Veterans' HomeHuman Resources Office1707 North 12th StreetQuincy, Illinois 62301Ph: 217/222-8641 ext 204 or 217Fax: 217/222-2961How to Apply:Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading ProceduresThis position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at ...@Illinois.gov or (217) ###-####, (217) ###-#### (TDD/TTY), (800) ###-#### (TTY Only).Additional Documentation for Licensed Practical Nurse I:Class SpecificationAdditional Title and Exam InformationThese documents are in PDF format and can be viewed using Adobe Reader.NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.
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