Job Description

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse
Job Number: 21-00025
 
Eclaro is currently recruiting for one of the nation’s largest retail chains.  Eclaro is looking for a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse for our client in  Peoria, IL.
 
The chain operates nationwide providing specialty, retail and wholesale pharmacy services.  They are also a provider of health, beauty and retail services. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Position Overview:
  • A Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse is a licensed professional who provides direct and indirect patient care services under the pharmacist's independent authority to administer COVID-19 vaccinations and in accordance with the policies and procedures of client, the state's professional standards, and regulatory entities.
  • The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessment and administration of COVID-19 vaccinations of all patients assigned to him/her, under the discretion of a Registered Pharmacist with Independent Authority to administer COVID-19 vaccinations.
  • Demonstrates competency in patient care standards required for safe delivery of COVID-19 Immunizations
  • Will be competent in the assessment of patients via screening for COVID-19 immunizations complete and accurate clinical documentation.
  • Manages time effectively and demonstrates basic leadership qualities in order to deliver and manage appropriate patient care
  • Coordinates with client liaisons to arrive at the appropriate site for administration COVID-19 vaccinations.
  • Documents service provided in an acceptable time frame during or immediately after care is provided, leveraging the Vaccine Administration Record (VAR).

Responsibilities:
  • Communicates changes in patient status to appropriate members of the staff to facilitate prompt attention to patient needs.
  • Maximizes work efficiency through the use of computers and other technologies.
  • Effectively uses available technology to communicate with client liaisons.
  • Effectively coordinates with client liaisons during COVID-19 vaccination clinics.
  • Participates in on-call responsibilities as assigned.
  • Effectively communicates with agency staff, client liaisons, Long-Term Care Facility staff, patients, and family
  • Under the direction of the patient's consent, safely administers COVID-19 vaccine provided in a manner consistent with established standards of practice and policy.
  • Prepares and submits documentation outlining services rendered within the required time frame.
  • Promptly communicates with patient's physician and supervisor regarding problems, change in status, need for other team involvement, and goal attainment.
  • Thoroughly reports patients care needs, progress and goals when transferring care to an alternate nurse.
  • Participates in multidisciplinary team conferences
  • Maintains Confidentiality of patient and proprietary information
  • Observe legal and ethical guidelines for safeguarding the confidentiality of patient and proprietary Option Care information.
  • Speaks knowledgeably about the scope of services that are available through Option Care.
  • Maintains a professional image
  • Dresses in attire that conveys a professional image adhering to dress code policy.
  • Complies with dress code and infection control policies regarding hygiene and attire.
  • Consistently maintains personal self-control and professional decorum in office and community.
  • Participates and attends required in services.
  • Obtains all educational requirements necessary to maintain professional license.
 
Required Skills:
  • Currently licensed by the State Board of Nursing Examiners, in the current state(s) of practice.
  • Has at least one year experience as a LPN/LVN and shall work under the supervision of a registered nurse.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Satisfactory completion of a pharmacology course or its equivalent.
  • Flexibility and the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written) with team members, patients, caregivers, physicians and referral sources
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions
  • Ability to get to the job site
  • Preferred Requirement:
    • Satisfactory completion of Infusion Therapy course work
    • One year of previous infusion experience
    • Previous Home Health Care Experience
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro

If interested, you may contact:
Bridgette Marks
Bridgette.marks@eclaro.com
646-695-2915
Bridgette Marks | LinkedIn
 
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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