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Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN - Home Care

Irwin, PA

INTERIM HEALTHCARE

Posted 1 week ago
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Job Description

Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN - Home Care



Working at Interim HealthCare means a career unlike any other. With integrity at the center of all we do, we know that when we support you and your community, you’ll change lives every day.

What we offer:
  • Competitive compensation, benefits, and incentives – paid weekly!
  • Flexible scheduling with no mandatory overtime – we believe in balance!
  • A team environment with a focus on family and community service

Are you:
  • A natural caregiver that wants to help others, no matter the setting?
  • A team player that loves an independent work environment?
  • A connector who lives to bring out the very best in people?
  • Honest, positive, and reliable – the one that all of your friends count on?

Our Nurses (LPNs and RNs) are a special breed. They’ve been called to care in a uniquely personal practice environment where their relationships are just as important as their technical skills, and they see the impact of their work every day.

What you’ll do:
  • Provide in-home direct patient care according to the provider’s prescribed plan of care (and nursing scope of practice) while closely monitoring progress/recovery.
  • Assess and document patient conditions and report changes as needed (vitals, blood/stool/urine, glucose, etc.)
  • Administer medication, insulin, and IV/fluids; documenting thoroughly.
  • Inspect and care for wounds, changing dressings and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Assess patient for further injuries, infections, bedsores, etc. and deliver appropriate treatments.
  • Collaborate with providers, aides, and allied health professionals to ensure exceptional patient outcomes.

Job Requirements

What we’re looking for:
  • Education: Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN) or Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AAS) required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
  • Licensure: Current unrestricted license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state associated with this position.
  • Current CPR/AED/BLS/First Aid certification.
  • Valid state-issued driver’s license, automobile insurance, and reliable transportation; willingness to travel.
  • One (1) year of experience practicing as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in a home health or similar setting.
  • Practical trach and/or ventilator experience preferred, not required.

Company Overview

At Interim HealthCare Home Care, our patients deserve the very best – that’s why we focus on each individual’s needs in the comfort and dignity of their home. Through nursing, personal care, therapy, case management, and countless specialized services, we bring quality care where it’s needed most. We’re called to care so that family members can be just that.

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Interim HealthCare and all of our affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, physical disability or any other classification protected under local, state or federal law.
Interim HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each Interim HealthCare location is independently owned and operated. ©2019 Interim HealthCare Inc.

Other Info

  • Job City: Westmoreland City

  • Job State: PA

  • Employee Type: Part Time

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