Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Care (Per Diem)

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Location
Rochester, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Specialty
Home Health, LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SUMMARY

As a Licensed Practical Nurse in home care, you will provide professional patient care to the elderly in their own home. You will direct and monitor the care provided by HHAs and consistently ensure proper documentation and recording is taking place. Your ability to lead is crucial in both the success of the HHAs and the care of the patients.

STATUS: Per Diem    

LOCATION: ElderONE      

DEPARTMENT: In Home Nursing

SCHEDULE: As scheduled

*1 shift per pay period AND 1 weekend shift per month working Saturday and Sunday

ATTRIBUTES
  • Compassionate, patient focused and dependable team player Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to lead others

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Patient Care & Service. Promote and restore patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborate with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; perform various treatment procedures; provide physical, educational and emotional support to patients, friends and families; supervise assigned team members
  • Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete resident care documentation using computerized medical record process
  • Supports HHA team. Direct the HHA in the timely completion of quality individualized personal care and ensure HHA documentation is accurate and complete
  • Medication Administration & Reporting. Administer medication and give/receive relevant reports, both written and verbal from/to appropriate staff as per departmental protocols

KEYWORDS: LPN Home care, Licensed Practical Nurse Home Care, Travel LPN, LPN, #Nurse

EDUCATION

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA); LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran