License Practical Nurse (LPN) and Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)

Top Notch Home Health Care   Charlotte, NC   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on January 7, 2022

Top Notch Nursing & Home Care is seeking LPNs and CNAs to work in a long term care setting. 
These are great opportunities in Mecklenburg, Gaston, and Lincoln counties. 

CPR certification, Drug screen & TB test  required for all positions. 

LPNs: We are offering a SIGN-ON BONUS to Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs)  
The ideal candidate will hold a current LPN license and possess 1 or more years of experience. 

Licensed Practical Nurses assist medical staff in caring for patients. Responsibilities include: 

  • Monitor patient’s vitals and record them in their file
  • Maintain the cleanliness and comfort of each patient, including bathing, feeding and dressing
  • Assist nursing and medical staff with basic medical tasks, such as administering medication
  • Update patient records in a confidential manner
  • Evaluate the patient’s wellbeing, reporting any needs to medical staff
  • Explain treatments and procedures to patients and families 
  • Change dressings and bandages, ensuring patients are healing properly
  • Move patients from wheelchairs, beds and gurneys

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) - 
CNAs assist patients with daily activities and while some CNAs have additional responsibilities, such as administering medication, the core functions on the job include:

  • Bathe and dress patients
  • Serve meals and help patients eat
  • Take vital signs
  • Turn or reposition patients who are bedridden
  • Collect information about conditions and treatment plans from caregivers, nurses and doctors
  • Provide and empty bedpans
  • Lift patients into beds, wheelchairs, exam tables, etc.
  • Answer patient calls
  • Examine patients for bruises, blood in urine or other injuries/wounds
  • Clean and sanitize patient areas
  • Change bed sheets and restock rooms with necessary supplies