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Company:Maxim Healthcare Services
Job Title:LPN Needed for 10p-6a for Student at BU
Job Location:Newton, MA (map it!Map it!)
Job Type:Health Care
Job Education:Not Specified
Required Experience:Not Specified
Job Employment Type: Full-Time
Job Travel:Not Specified
Job Industry:Healthcare - Health Services
Job Posted Date:9/5/2014
 
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Job Ref ID:LIC0000K

Maxim Healthcare Services has become one of the largest and fastest growing healthcare companies in North America by providing solutions that aim to improve health and quality of life. Established in 1988 to respond to the nursing shortage, Maxim Healthcare Services carries with it a rich tradition of striving to provide superior service. As a leader in the fields of medical staffing, home healthcare, and wellness services, Maxim is an evolving company that has assisted many of the nation’s hospitals, nursing homes, school systems, and other medical facilities with a full spectrum of healthcare needs. Our company has grown from a small team of eager recruiters to a corporation with satisfied clients in nearly every corner of the nation. The success behind the evolution of Maxim’s growth is our expectation for excellence in recruitment, retention, and customer care. Our clients can rest assured that the future brings with it new opportunities for continued success.
Centrus Premier Home Care, a division of Maxim Healthcare Services, is dedicated to providing quality home health care needs to patients of all ages throughout Massachusetts.  Our clients depend on Centrus to provide a full range of comprehensive homecare services and specialized care in the comforting surroundings of home.  
Our local branch is currently seeking skilled Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) to work within our clients' homes providing direct patient care.  Our Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) follow a physician established plan of treatment and work under the supervision of the Director of Clinical Services.  Centrus believes that qualified nurses are advocates and health educators for patients, families and communities.
Client Need:
Adult College Student at BU needs overnight nursing 7 nights per week from 10p-6a.  Patient receives G-Tube feeds throughout the shift.  Shifts will start in early September and will be needed throughout the academic calendar.
Responsibilities and Duties
  • Each shift or visit reflects the provision of skilled nursing care rendered in accordance with physician's orders
  • Changes in patient's condition are identified and documented with resolution on
      • appropriate clinical form. Director/Supervisor notification if applicable                   
    • Physician notification to obtain necessary orders for intervention(s) per state regulations                  
    • Performs specific treatments and medication administration in accordance with physician orders
    • Adheres to Centrus policies and procedures
  • Documentation reflects patient collaboration and participation in their plan of care
  • Skilled observations and significant changes in patient status are communicated to the Director of Clinical Services and/or Clinical Supervisor /Case Manager
  • Request for modification of orders and additional orders are made based on the patient's clinical status and skilled nursing judgment
  • All physician collaboration/coordination of care is documented in the medical record and communicated as needed
  • Attends case conferences, team meetings, education in-services as required

Minimum Qualifications
  • Graduate of an accredited practical nurse or vocational nursing program
  • Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse in the state
  • Complies with accepted professional standards and practice
  • One year prior professional nursing experience, home care experience preferred
  • Current CPR-BLS Healthcare Provider through the American Heart Association
  • PPD or chest x-ray if Participation and completion of Centrus Competency Program
Benefits
At Centrus we understand that our employees are our greatest asset, and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:
  • Flexible Scheduling & 24 hour On-call Service
  • Competitive Pay with Direct Deposit
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance & 401(k)
  • Positive Work Environment

In addition to LPN positions, we currently have RN and CHHA openings.  To learn more about Centrus' exciting employment opportunities, please visit our website at www.centrushomecare.com.  You can also submit your information by visiting www.centrushomecare.com/apply.aspx to have someone contact you about this and other positions available.

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