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Licensed Nursing Assistant / LNA - Home Health | Full Time

Gastonia, NC

INTERIM HEALTHCARE

Posted 1 week ago
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Job Description

Licensed Nursing Assistant / LNA - Home Health | Full Time

General Purpose:
Provides effective and efficient patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse and in accordance with the patient's plan of care, applicable law and regulation, accepted standards of nursing practice, payor requirements and Interim HealthCare policies and procedures.
Essential Functions:
  • Participates in ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.
  • Participates in the development and evaluation of the plan of care in partnership with the patient, representative (if any), and caregiver(s).
  • Provides services that are ordered by the physician as indicated in the plan of care.
  • Recognizes and reports changes in the patient's condition to the RN supervisor.
  • Counsels and educates the patient and family in meeting healthcare related needs.
  • Completes timely and accurate clinical notes including addressing patient's progress.
  • Assists the RN or physician in performing specialized procedures and duties.
  • Assists the RN in carrying out the patient plan of care.
  • Assists the client in learning appropriate self-care techniques.
  • Follows accepted standards of nursing practice.
  • Effectively communicates with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team providing care to promote coordination of patient care and planning for discharge.
  • Communicates with all physicians involved in the plan of care and other health care practitioners (as appropriate) related to the current plan of care.
  • Participates in Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement (QAPI) program.
  • Participates in in-services or training, as requested.
  • Participates in the Office's Emergency Preparedness program, as requested.
  • Accesses protected health information ("PHI") necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities. Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization.


Job Requirements

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
  • Graduate of a practical (vocational) nursing program for LPN/LVN and has a current license as a LPN/LVN in the state(s) in which he/she practices
  • At least 1200 hours of experience as an LPN/LVN or completion of the Office's preceptor program.


Job Benefits

  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • Free Education Courses
  • Flexible Assignment to fit your Needs
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Paid Holidays


Company Overview

Interim HealthCare is America's leading provider of home care, hospice and healthcare staffing. We offer one of the most comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry ranging from per diem to full-time.
If you're looking for a stable career opportunity, look no further. We offer the security of working for an established company. Nationally, Interim HealthCare has been providing great jobs to great people for over 50 years and there are more than 300 offices across the country. That kind of stability combined with our commitment to integrity makes us your perfect career partner.
Interim HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each Interim HealthCare location is independently owned and operated. ©2019 Interim HealthCare Inc.

Other Info
  • Job City: Gastonia
  • Job State: NC
  • Employee Type: Full Time


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