Home Health LPN

Phoenix Home Care Shawnee Mission, KS
Company Description

OUR MISSION:

BELIEVE…RISE ABOVE…SOAR. To offer New Beginnings and meaningful opportunities to caregivers and clinicians while providing home care services to our clients built on innovation, skill and Christ-like values of Compassion, Honesty and Patience.

Job Description

Enjoy an exciting opportunity in our quickly-growing company, Phoenix Home Care and Hospice! We are looking for an LPN with prior Home Health experience to join our Home Health team in Johnson County. Phoenix Home Care has set out to distinguish ourselves through our selection of our team members, and we are looking for a highly motivated and compassionate individual to join our already successful team. Phoenix Home Care comes with the commitment to excellence and willingness to care for our clients with compassion, patience and honesty.

What's different about a Phoenix Nurse?

* Paid Training and 24/7 Support!

* Attractive Weekly Pay-Per-Visit Wages!

* Custom Benefits Packages Available!

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides direct patient care and related support to medically fragile clients and their families under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse, and within the realm of accepted standards of practice for a Licensed Practical Nurse as stated in the Nurse Practice Act for the State of Missouri.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Provides assistance in the development and implementation of the plan of care.

* Performs basic patient care and treatments including but not limited to, taking blood pressure readings, wound care, measure of vital signs, collection of blood samples, or administration of prescribed medications, in accordance with the physician's treatment plan, individual plan of care, or as authorized by the client's payer's source.

* Observes, documents and timely reports any changes in the client's condition to the appropriate personnel and/or physician.

* Provides ongoing instruction and education of client's health care plan to family and or other health team personnel.

* Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives.

* Practices safety, environmental, and/or infection control measures.

* Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by Supervisor.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS

* Reliable transportation and working telephone as required by the nature of the position.

* Graduation from an approved School of Practical/Vocational Nursing and current state Licensed Practical Nurse license.

* Prior Home Health experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Knowledge of patient evaluation and triage procedures. Ability to provide care to patients at remote locations and demonstrate good nursing judgment with minimum supervision. Ability to deal effectively and courteously with clients, families and co-workers. Ability to interact and exhibit an empathetic attitude toward the sick and elderly. Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.

HOW TO APPLY:

Call or Text our Nurse Recruiter, Liz at (855) 881-7442 or feel free to submit your resume online by clicking the orange "I'm Interested" button on the screen. Our Hiring Manager(s) will review your submitted information and interviews will be booked accordingly.

QualificationsAdditional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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