LPN (Home Health)

Maryland
Posted 4 months ago

Position: LPN (Home Health)

Location: Baltimore, MD

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Home Health is responsible for providing quality patient care and performing technical skilled care in the patient’s home.

Job Description:

  • Provides services within the scope of practice as defined by the state laws governing the practice of nursing, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the healthcare team. May not alter the plan of care.
  • As assigned, visits patients and provides nursing care according to plan of care.
  • Participates in the in-service program according to LHC policy.
  • Completes a progress note for each visit, and submits progress notes to the agency daily.
  • Participates in the QA/QI plan and process.
  • Continually observes and reports the patients nursing needs. Instructs the patient’s family in the care of the patient and maintenance of a healthy environment for the patient.
  • Observes, records, and reports to the supervising nurse and/or physician the patient’s response to treatment and changes in the patient’s condition.
  • Adheres to and participates in the Care Management process.
  • Participates in staff conferences regarding patient care.

License Requirements

  • Current LPN licensure in the state of Maryland.
  • Current Driver’s License, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation.
  • CPR Certification required.

CANDIDATE DETAILS

2+ to 5 years experience

Seniority Level – Director

Management Experience Required – Yes

Minimum Education – Associate’s Degree

Willingness to Travel – Occasionally

IDEAL CANDIDATE
Candidates must have skilled home health experience with oasis admissions

 

Job Features

Job CategoryAll Job Posts, Nursing

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