LPN , Licensed Practical Nurse , Full Time

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Reverence Home Health and Hospice, an Ascension Health at Home Company, has an immediate opening for an

LPN in the MaComb-Oakland area.

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Primary function is to administer skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a registered nurse, for clients of all ages in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family, and referring agency

 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
  • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
  • Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs
  • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payers
  • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals as necessary
  • Participates in planning and implementing specialized procedures and duties assisting the RN. Assists the patient in learning appropriate self-care techniques
  • Under the direction of the RN, assists in identifying the patient’s physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, and team report
  • Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Education/Licensing/Certification:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Practical nursing
  • Current  State License as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

     

 

Experience:

  • Two years of experience as an LPN in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.

     

    Knowledge and Skills:

  • Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.

 

 

Company
Envision
Posted
03/24/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Clinton Township, Michigan 48036, US