Full Time Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse (53957)

Gentiva Health Services, Inc. Decatur , GA 30030

Posted 4 months ago

Kindred at Home, and its affiliates, delivers compassionate, high-quality care to patients and clients in their homes or places of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled nursing and rehabilitation and hospice and palliative care. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients and their families.

We offer a unique employment package that includes:

  • Unprecedented opportunities for career growth.

  • Clinical ladder for professional credentialing and advancement.

  • Innovative specialties with cutting-edge training and development.

  • Flexible full-time, part-time and PRN positions

As a Home Health LPN, you will:

  • Provide professional nursing services under the direction of a RN in compliance with the state's Nurse Practice Act, any applicable licensure/certification requirement, applicable healthcare standards, governmental laws and regulations, and Gentiva Health Services policies and procedures.

  • Provide skilled nursing interventions in the treatment of the patient/clients illness, rehabilitative needs and preventative care. Utilize a holistic approach in the provision of problem specific therapeutic interventions, teaching and training activities in accordance with the plan of care.

  • Apply knowledge and skills in accordance with accepted standards of clinical practice to facilitate problem resolution and achieve individualized patient goals and outcomes.

  • Confer with the RN Supervisor regarding needed changes in the Plan of Treatment. Accept verbal orders from physician were permitted by state law/regulations/Nurse Practice Act and communicate these orders to the RN Supervisor.

  • Utilize a systematic, individualized goal/outcome driven approach in implementing the nursing plan of care.

  • Maintain contact with patients, physicians, clinical manager(s), other members of the healthcare team in a timely manner regarding patient/family needs and status changes. Participate in care coordination activities and discharge planning as appropriate.

  • Maintain the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature. Share information only when the recipient's right to access is clearly established and the sharing of such information is dearly in the best interests of the patient.

  • Appropriately communicate to ensure adherence to professional standards in the provision of and availability of supplies, materials and equipment needed to safely and effectively implement the plan of care.

  • Prepare, submit and maintain documentation as required by the Company and/or facility. Visit/shift notes documented on day services are rendered.

Required Skills

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing Program or accredited School of Vocational Nursing.

  • Current nursing license in the practicing state.

  • Valid drivers license, auto insurance and reliable transportation.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Two years experience as an LPN/LVN in a clinical setting, preferably in a home health or hospice setting.

Required Experience

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Licensed Practical Nurse (Lpn) CLC 3 Ltc Decatur VA

Global Empire LLC

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 12/15/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-15T00:00 <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;">Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. </span></font><br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;"> </span></font><br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;">We are seeking an experienced LPN to provide Nursing Services at the Atlanta VA Medical Center in Decatur, GA.</span></font><br /> <br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><strong>Available Position(s):   </strong>Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) </span></font><br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><strong>Work to be performed at:  </strong>Department of Veterans Affairs, Atlanta VA Medical Center, 1670 Clairmont Road, Decatur, GA 30033.</span></span> <div dir="ltr"> </div> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><strong>Work Area: </strong>CLC 3, Long-Term Care</span></font><br /> <br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><strong>Work Schedule: </strong>Monday to Friday, 3:30 pm to 12 am and every other weekend.</span></font><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 14px;">Position Requirements/Qualifications</strong><br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;">License: All nursing employees assigned at the Atlanta VA Medical Center must hold a current, unrestricted license/certification in the state of Georgia.</span></font><br /> <font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;">Certifications: Must possess and maintain a valid CPR/BLS certification from the American Heart Association or be willing to get it prior to start date.</span></font><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 14px;">JOB APPLICATION LINK:</strong><font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;">   </span></font><a href="http://ghg.catsone.com/careers" style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 14px;">https://ghg.catsone.com/careers</a><font face="georgia, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px;"> </span></font><br />   Global Empire LLC Decatur GA

Full Time Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse (53957)

Gentiva Health Services, Inc.