Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Home Health

  • Advanced Home Health & Home Care NW of Wenatchee
  • 681 Okanogan Ave, Ste. B
  • Jul 27, 2018
Nursing

Job Description

Our care philosophy is rooted in a set of shared core values that deliver on a promise to provide unmatched quality care, led by a compassionate heart. In all that we do, we strive to personally touch lives, guided by the four pillars of our core values: respect, integrity, commitment and trust.

At Prestige, we offer a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will not only make a difference in the lives of others every day; you have the opportunity to grow professionally, learn new skills and advance your career.

Medical, dental and vision coverage

HSA/FSA Accounts

Employer Paid Group Life and ADD insurance

401(k) plan with w/Company Match

Paid Vacation, sick days and holidays

Employer paid License Renewal Continuing Education

Scholarship/Tuition Reimbursement Program

Employee Discounts: Cell Service, Theme Parks and much more!

Advanced Home Health NW is part of the Prestige Care, Inc family.

EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED

SUMMARY:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN). Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet positive patient care outcomes.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Provides direct patient care as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
Implements plan of care initiated by the registered nurse.
Provides accurate and timely documentation consistent with the plan of care.
Assesses and provides patient and family/caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis and plan of care.
Participates in coordination of home health services, appropriately reporting the identified needs for other disciplines (HHA, OT, PT, MSW, and SLP) to the registered nurse and/or clinical supervisor.
Uses equipment and supplies effectively and efficiently.
Participates in personal and professional growth and development.
Participates in on-call duties as assigned
COMPANY WIDE RESPONSIBILITIES

Supports a dignified and caring atmosphere with Home Health staff and field staff. All information obtained in the field, or at Home Health Agency, is kept strictly confidential.

Protects privacy and confidentiality of information pertaining to the Home Health Agency

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have a current, unencumbered LPN license in the required state.
Must have CPR certification, and have a valid driver’s license.
Complies with accepted professional standards and appearance.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

One (1) to Two (2) years nursing experience in community/home health is preferred.
LPN certification from an accredited practical nursing program or an Associate’s Degree in Nursing.

EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED