LPN Home Health in Chicago, IL at Health at Home

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

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    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

LPN Home Health Nurse 
****Wound Care Experience a plus*** Home Health Experience
Want more out of your nursing career? Join our nursing team! Known for quality care, we are the trusted source for home health care services. Right now, we are seeking a skilled Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse to provide direct patient care under the supervision of an RN. We offer workable schedules, competitive pay, excellent benefits, and advanced technology such as user-friendly smartphones and tablets. Every day, we a make a difference in the lives of patients, and as a member of our team, so will you. Apply today!

LPN Home Health Nurse 

Job Responsibilities
As a Home Health Nurse, you will follow the plan of care, provide treatments, and work collaboratively with the members of the team to help create positive patient care outcomes. You will be responsible for following all privacy policies and maintaining the confidentiality of protected healthcare information (PHI).
Nurse responsibilities include:
• Providing direct patient care as defined in the agency state of operation’s Nurse Practice Act
• Implementing plan of care initiated by the RN
• Providing accurate and timely documentation consistent with the plan of care
• Assessing and providing patient and family/caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis and plan of care
• Participating in coordination of home health services, appropriately reporting the identified needs for other disciplines (HHA, OT, PT, MSW, ST, and Dietician) to the RN and/or Clinical Manager
• Using equipment and supplies effectively and efficiently
• Providing weekend and holiday coverage as assigned
• Participating in orientation, in-services, and staff meetings as scheduled
• Participating in personal and professional growth and development

Home Health Nurse (LPN / LVN)

If you can promote customer service with timely callbacks, listen and understand, communicate well, and maintain a positive attitude, we want you on our nursing team!

Home Health Nurse requirements:
• Successful completion of an accredited practical nursing or vocational nursing program
• Currently licensed as a licensed practical nurse or licensed vocational nurse in the state
• Current CPR certification
• 3 years nursing experience, preferred
• Community/home health or medical/surgical experience, preferred
• Demonstrated excellent clinical competency
• Licensed driver with a reliable automobile that is insured in accordance with state and organization requirements
• Ability to function efficiently in a stressful work environment

Home Health Nurse (LPN / LVN)

We care about our employees as much as we care about our patients. As one of our employees, our strong commitment means you will have the resources and support you need to achieve success. We are proud to offer competitive pay as well as the following benefits to eligible employees:
• Healthcare, dental, vision
• Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
• Short-term Disability / Long-term Disability
• 401(k)
• Paid time off
• Employee Referral Award Program

LPN Home Health Nurse