Licensed Practical Nurse
Company: At Home Health Care Agency, LLC
Location: Fort Wayne
Posted on: April 17, 2019
Licensed Practical Nurse
We are hiring an LPN to join our growing team. If you're excited to
be part of a winning team, At Home Health Care Agency, LLC is an
excellent place to grow your career. This is the opportunity you've
been looking for.
This position involves visiting the client in their "home", meeting
the client/family at appointments and/or accompanying clients to
appointments, LPN may perform assessment wound care or another task
directed by Registered Nurse. Adhere to all policies and procedures
of At Home Health Care Agency, LLC. Practice nursing in a holistic
approach to meeting the client's/family's needs.
Position Qualifications Must demonstrate clinical competency and
show evidence of ongoing professional educational training.
Must be a graduate of an accredited LPN nursing program
Must have a valid LPN license in the state you are working in
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
including the ability to deal with patients and family in a
respectful, warm way
Ability to demonstrate good judgment and decision-making skills
Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time, as well as
lift patients and medical equipment
Ability to demonstrate resilience in emotionally difficult
Comfortable with a schedule with beyond normal working hours
Must have proficient computer skills Essential Duties and
Responsibilities Assess each client's status. Complete a thorough
assessment of the individual's: Medical/Health Maintenance,
Behavior/Memory, Functional Abilities, Safety/Home Environment,
Financial/ Legal, Community Involvement/Relationships and Ongoing
Care Management needs.
Identify and refer the client to resources specific to clients'
needs and issues, such as but not limited to, home health,
equipment, mental health, medical, housing resources, and
Provide ongoing education to client and family members in the form
of verbal and or written consulting or educational materials.
Clinic tasks such as med set-up, diabetic control, etc.
Take and record vital signs, such as blood pressure Administer
medications as ordered and report adverse reactions to medications
Dress wounds, give alcohol rubs, apply compresses, ice bags, and
hot water bottles, bathe and dress patients, and collect blood and
Monitor patients and chart medical records accurately
Report the condition of a patient back to RNs and doctors
Communicate openly and effectively with patients and families,
while demonstrating compassion and friendly behavior
Ensure that supplies, medications, and equipment are restocked and
maintained so that they are ready to use
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