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LPN - Home Health - Shelbyville - PRN

Company: Res-Care, Inc.
Location: Shelbyville
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Our Company

Overview

This is a PRN opportunity for a Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN to make intermittent home visits to our patients in Shelbyville, Tennessee.

We offer competitive pay and benefits including 401(k)

Our Compassionate Care Team Needs You.

We are always looking for compassionate, caring, and experienced healthcare providers to join the Adoration Team. There are many exciting employment opportunities at Adoration Health and Hospice, whether it's a part-time or full-time career or an opportunity to volunteer, we encourage you to join the team!

Responsibilities

  • Communicates health/nursing needs and/or recommendations to RN supervisor
  • Coordinates admissions, discharges, and follow-up as needed
  • Assists in medical/health appointments as needed
  • Ensures the provision of nursing/health services under the direction of the RN and as ordered by the physician, provides direct care as outlined in the Service Plan/Nursing Care Plan
  • Takes and records vital signs, weights, wound measurements, etc. Identifies trends outside of parameters, or in need of attention and communicates to RN/physician
  • Reports pertinent information and changes in individual health status to attending physician/health professionals and to the Team as needed in a timely manner
  • Ensures the provision of needed adaptive equipment
  • Administers medications, verifying the correct medications are administered (per the six "rights" of medication administration), and that client's response to medications is noted and documented along with any noted side effects

Qualifications

Education: Completion of a state approved training program (e.g., diploma, associate's degree, etc per state requirement)

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN or LVN, per state licensure requirements) in good standing
  • CPR certification
  • Must have at least 6 months of direct nursing experience
  • Experience in providing services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities, or related disorders preferred
  • Valid driver's license, with a satisfactory driving record, as defined by ResCare's vehicle policy
  • Must have the ability to use a computer utilizing company documentation systems
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and written) with all levels of personnel, internal and external to the company

About our Line of Business

Adoration Home Health and Hospice provides quality and compassionate services in the comfort of home, providing support for patients, families and caregivers in their time of need. Adoration was formed to fill the need for a loving, community-focused, caring organization. We empower patients to live with dignity, find a sense of fulfillment, and celebrate with their families a life well-lived. Our employees and caregivers are proud to be a part of the Adoration team and the mission of our company. For more information about Adoration, please visit www.AdorationHealth.com. Follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

Additional Job Information

Licensed Practical Nurse

LPN

Home Health LPN

Colorado Pay Min

Colorado Pay Max

Keywords: Res-Care, Inc., Murfreesboro , LPN - Home Health - Shelbyville - PRN, Other , Shelbyville, Tennessee

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