Job Posting: LPN - Home Health (Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm)
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Home Health - Fayetteville, AR
Department: Home Health
Shift: Monday - Friday Days
Job Number: JO-2301-48183
Date Posted: 1/27/2023
Categories: Licensed Nurses
Organization Overview, Mission, Vision and Values
Washington Regional Medical System (the System) is our regions only locally governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. The System includes a 425-bed acute care hospital known as Washington Regional Medical Center (the Hospital) which is located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Hospital is supported by the System- including primary, specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Values: To treat others patients and their families, visitors, physicians, and each other as we would want to be treated.
The role of the Licensed Practical Nurse reports to the Nurse Supervisor. This position, under direct supervision of a registered nurse, is responsible for providing direct patient within the scope of practice. This position will be responsible for completing home visits and ensuring all related documentation is completed in a timely manner.
Essential Position Responsibilities
Chart observations of the patients condition at each visit
Complete evaluation tasks, including reviewing medication and vital signs
Complete written reports on patients in a timely manner
Provide thorough education for patients and families on proper home health care procedures and strategies
Partner and coordinate care with members of the patients care team
Partner with registered nurse regarding patients condition or changes in medication
Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program
Licensure and Certifications: Licensed practical nurse and CPR required. Valid drivers license and auto liability insurance, required.
Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in a clinical nursing setting, required.
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