miami | Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Home Care, Full-time in Gainesville, FL

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Home Care, Full-time

  • Health First
  • $43,480.00 - 55,450.00 / Year *
  • 5926 SW 63rd Ln
  • Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Full-Time
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PositionSummary

The Home Care Nurse (Case Manager) provides one-on-onecare and assesses the effective of the treatment to ensure that the patientreceives the most comprehensive, high-quality, and appropriate carepossible. They work in a multidisciplinary team that includes: MedicalDoctors; Physical, Speech and Occupational Therapists; Medical Social Workers;and Home Health Aides.

PrimaryAccountabilities

* Provides nursing care and prescribed treatments forpatients in their home, according to the physician's plan of care as supervisedby RN.
* Reports alterations to the plan of care as indicatedby changes in observed condition of patient to the appropriate RN.
* Assures the safety of the treatment procedures,patient, and environment at all times.
* Assists with the orientation process of new associates
* Complies with State and Federal Regulations, JCAHOstandards in reference to delivery of Home Care Services
* Actively participates in Quality Improvementprocesses.
* Accepts assignment willingly regardless of geographicterritory.
* Assists in organization of patient care, schedulingand documentation reviews as requested by supervisor.
* Communicates to Case Manager and/or PI Supervisor anyadverse findings to patient condition and documents findings in the medicalrecord.
* Notifies PI Supervisor of any change in theirprojected scheduled visits and number of hours worked to not exceed 40 hours aweek
* May be scheduled to work weekends.
* Demonstrates effective administration of medicationand IV therapy
* Participates in all aspects of Telehealth.
* Ensures appropriate utilization of visits and servicesfor care under the direction of the RN as noted through proper documentationcompleted within 2 days of the visit.
* Utilizes supplies in a cost-effective manner.
* Meets productivity requirements

Qualifications

* Graduate of an accredited school for LPN Nursing.
* Minimum of 3 years acute care experience.
* Home Care experience preferred.
* Strong computer skills.
* Current Florida Drivers License, automobile insuranceand reliable transportation.
* Must hold current AHA BLS Healthcare ProviderCompletion Card prior to start date and maintain
* Current licensure in the State of Florida as a LPN
* IV Certification


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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.