Ascension at Home - Together with Compassus Associates: Please apply via Workday
POSITION SUMMARY: Primary function is to administer skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a registered nurse, for clients of all ages in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family, and referring agency
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs
Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payers
Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals as necessary
Participates in planning and implementing specialized procedures and duties assisting the RN. Assists the patient in learning appropriate self-care techniques
Under the direction of the RN, assists in identifying the patient’s physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, and team report
Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients
Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school of Practical nursing
Current State License as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Current Driver’s License
Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination
Two years of experience as an LPN in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.
Knowledge and Skills:
Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job:
Report this job
Report this Job
Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to ourTrust and Site Security Team
Job ID: 2020-14837
privacy and protection,
when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder
Terms and Conditions
for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the
Terms and Conditions
and both meet and comply with their provisions.