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LPN for Home Health Visits Full-Time
Summary
Title:LPN for Home Health Visits Full-Time
ID:1655
Schedule:Full time
Location:Phoenix
FSL Location:N/A
Description
FULL-TIME LPN for Home Health Visits. If you are passionate about caring and want to be part of a team dedicated to quality care, please Apply!

STATEMENT OF WORK:

The home health LPN provides direct skilled care to the clients in their residence under the supervision of the RN Supervisor and the Assistant Administrator.  All care is provided with orders from the client's physician.  The LPN reports any changes or problems of the client's condition to the physician and the supervising RN and documents measures taken for the client record.  The LPN performs any job related tasks deemed necessary by the supervising nurse.
 
This LPN provides care to clients in their place of residence.  The LPN has experience in working with clients and their families, is a good instructor to the client and his family and has verified experience.  The LPN is a good communicator to all the stakeholders, is reliable and has a proven history of being such.
 
 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provides skilled care and instruction to clients and caregivers under the supervision of an RN and as ordered by the client's physician.
  • Adheres to the nursing care plan as implemented by the supervising RN to meet client needs with the cooperation of the client, the family/ caregiver, the case manager and the physician of record.
  • Works with the supervising RN to assess/ reassess client's care needs and updates the care plan accordingly.
  • Provides skilled care to the client in the home setting and documents care given.
  • Meets documentation timelines and quality standards for practice regarding documentation.
  • Has a keen awareness of quality standards both in practice and in documentation.
  • Communicates changes in client status to both supervising RN and the physician.
  • Accepts verbal orders from physician and records the order.
  • Participates in case conferences and nurses' meetings as scheduled.
  • Participates in the orientation of new staff in the home health agency.
  • Attends in-service programs offered by the Foundation for Senior Living as well as outside conferences and workshops related to the provision of home health services.
  • Shares the responsibility within the assigned team to ensure that the care needs of the clients are met.
  • Shares knowledge, experiences, and skills with other staff members during case conferences and in-service programs.
  • Acts as a liaison between the agency staff, physician, case manager, and the client.
  • Performs any other job related tasks deemed necessary and assigned by the supervising staff within their scope of practice.
  • Other duties as needed.
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
        Minimum Required:
  • Current Arizona LPN licensure without sanction.
  • Must have valid Arizona driver’s license, proof of insurance and reliable transportation.
  • Must have current CPR.
  • Must have, or be able to obtain, a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Department of Public Safety background check/fingerprint clearance process.
  • Must have excellent clinical skills in providing patient care.
  • Completion of Home Health Nurse Exam and Skills Evaluation.Must pass exam with score of 70% or better.
  • Must work well with other team members.
  • Must have no health restrictions that impede provision of care to client; must be able to stoop, bend, and lift up to 25 lbs.
  • Must not have any restrictions for physical work for which reasonable accommodation cannot be made.
  • Must be willing to drive to see clients in their homes.
  • Must meet quality standards regarding documentation.
 Preferred:
  • Experience in home health setting in the provision of intermittent care to clients.
  • Should be excellent in clinical skills and excellent documentation skills as well.
WORK EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
        Minimum Required:
  • Current Arizona LPN license in good standing.
  • One year experience in home health care provision.
Preferred:
  • An LPN who possesses excellent clinical skills, is a good communicator, has a good understanding of the elderly and their complex care needs and has excellent documentation skills.
 
Important Notes

Full Time with Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, FSA, 403(b) retirement plan, EAP, Wellness Program, 10 Paid Holidays and PTO.

 ***Military Personnel Encouraged to Apply.***
Proud to be a Mature Worker Friendly Certified Employer through the Governor's Advisory Council on Aging
FSL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V.  DFWP. FSL believes that diversity leads to strength.
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