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AdventHealth Home Health - LPN - Full Time - Days in Ormond Beach, Florida

Description

AdventHealth - Home Care East - Licensed Practical Nurse

Location Address: Traveling to patients homes in Flagler County

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth

  • Top 10 Place to Work: AdventHealth has been chosen as a Top 10 Place to Work in Volusia/Flagler counties by the Daytona Beach News Journal. We were chosen for our commitment to workplace wellness and exceptional health and benefits offerings.

  • $2,000 Sign On Bonus if eligible

  • Join an organization whose mission is "To Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ"

  • Opportunities for career growth within an organization recognized locally and nationally as a healthcare leader

  • No state income tax

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time, Days, fixed hours/points per day.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Provides vocational nursing services under the supervision of an RN, to patients in their homes

You will be responsible for:

  • Performs care of assigned patients. Ensures assessment and documentation of continued skilled need, monitoring of homebound status, completes interdisciplinary communication, and discharge planning.

  • Initial and on-going assessment of patient in their home according to agency policies and procedures including OASIS and follows State and Federal requirements.

  • Addresses all nursing diagnoses identified in the Plan of Care.

  • Ongoing evaluation and education of client in holistic manner. Reassess the patient within 48 hours following a change in patient condition or discharge from a 24 hour or longer hospital stay.

  • Communicates with RN Case Manager, Clinical Coordinator and physician for direction and clarification when concerns are noted. (Ex: pain management, medical status, anticoagulation lab and medication management. Communicates with team to facilitate interdisciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning.

  • Participates in case conferences and other case reviews.

  • Receives and provides hand-off report to RN Case Manager.

  • Assures physician orders for care meet regulatory requirements.

  • Supervision of LPN and Home Health Aides team members with a home visit every two weeks.

  • Provides accurate, current documentation according to agency /regulatory policy and procedures within 24 hrs.

  • Maintains proficiency in clinical assessment skills.

  • Schedules visits to facilitate patient needs.

  • Attends scheduled staff meetings.

  • Completes assigned schedule in timely manner

  • Participates in Performance Improvement studies as requested.

  • Demonstrates good time management skills.

Qualifications

You will be responsible for:

  • Performs care of assigned patients. Ensures assessment and documentation of continued skilled need, monitoring of homebound status, completes interdisciplinary communication, and discharge planning.

  • Initial and on-going assessment of patient in their home according to agency policies and procedures including OASIS and follows State and Federal requirements.

  • Addresses all nursing diagnoses identified in the Plan of Care.

  • Ongoing evaluation and education of client in holistic manner. Reassess the patient within 48 hours following a change in patient condition or discharge from a 24 hour or longer hospital stay.

  • Communicates with RN Case Manager, Clinical Coordinator and physician for direction and clarification when concerns are noted. (Ex: pain management, medical status, anticoagulation lab and medication management. Communicates with team to facilitate interdisciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning.

  • Participates in case conferences and other case reviews.

  • Receives and provides hand-off report to RN Case Manager.

  • Assures physician orders for care meet regulatory requirements.

  • Supervision of LPN and Home Health Aides team members with a home visit every two weeks.

  • Provides accurate, current documentation according to agency /regulatory policy and procedures within 24 hrs.

  • Maintains proficiency in clinical assessment skills.

  • Schedules visits to facilitate patient needs.

  • Attends scheduled staff meetings.

  • Completes assigned schedule in timely manner

  • Participates in Performance Improvement studies as requested.

  • Demonstrates good time management skills.

What will you need?

  • Licensed Practical Nurse licensed in the state of Florida

  • Basic Life Support certification

  • Valid Florida driver’s license, safe driving record and reliable transportation

  • Minimum 1 year nursing experience as an LPN with skills in cardiac, med/surg, or critical care nursing

  • Experience working with the adult or geriatric population

  • Must be fluent in the English language

  • Background check meets organizational guidelines

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Home Care

Organization: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Req ID: 21043339

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.