LPN-Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Visits - Rochester, New York United States - 19291



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 19291
Title: LPN-Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Visits
Job Location: Rochester, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $40,000.00 - $55,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Benefits
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


LPN Home Care 

Various Shifts

Direct Hire

Full Time with Benefits

 

We are looking for an LPN for home care visits in the Rochester or Newark, New York location.

 

Summary: 

 

The LPN is responsible for the delivery of nursing services to assigned patients. The duties and responsibilities for the care to be delivered by the LPN are identified and defined by the team manager. The LPN most often is responsible for administering specific nursing interventions, such as dressing changes, catheter care, and injections, and may also be involved in patient/family teaching. 

 

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities: 

 

Performs nursing measures and interventions as assigned by the team manager.

 

Systematically measures and documents patient response to interventions performed. 

 

Reports observed changes in-patient and family status, when appropriate, to the MD, team manager, and/or other care providers as appropriate. 

 

Assists in the implementation of patient/family teaching plans to promote self-care objectives.

 

Participates in team conferences and conferences with nursing staff and team manager to discuss patient care plans for assigned patients. 

 

Documents all patient care and coordinating activities in a timely fashion according to agency policy. 

 

Travel Required

 

About the Location:

 

Explore a world of art, theater, music, photography, history, nature and play in Rochester, New York.  From standing in the parlor where Susan B. Anthony was arrested to listening to great jazz on the streets.   

Rochester is located on the Southern shore of Lake Ontario and sits at the center of the historic Erie Canal.  Only a 90 minute drive to Niagara Falls, 1 ½ hours to the Finger Lakes wine country and 6 hours to New York City.

World class events such as the International Jazz Festival and the Highland Park Lilac Festival, PGA and LPGA championships, etc. attract nearly two million visitors each year. The George Eastman Museum, the National Museum of Play at the Strong and the National Toy Hall of fame are popular with all ages. 

This beautiful area abounds with state and local parks which offer summer and winter sports, camping, etc.

JOB DESCRIPTION

LPN Home Care 

Various Shifts

Direct Hire

Full Time with Benefits

 

We are looking for an LPN for home care visits in the Rochester or Newark, New York location.

 

Summary: 

 

The LPN is responsible for the delivery of nursing services to assigned patients. The duties and responsibilities for the care to be delivered by the LPN are identified and defined by the team manager. The LPN most often is responsible for administering specific nursing interventions, such as dressing changes, catheter care, and injections, and may also be involved in patient/family teaching. 

 

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities: 

 

Performs nursing measures and interventions as assigned by the team manager.

 

Systematically measures and documents patient response to interventions performed. 

 

Reports observed changes in-patient and family status, when appropriate, to the MD, team manager, and/or other care providers as appropriate. 

 

Assists in the implementation of patient/family teaching plans to promote self-care objectives.

 

Participates in team conferences and conferences with nursing staff and team manager to discuss patient care plans for assigned patients. 

 

Documents all patient care and coordinating activities in a timely fashion according to agency policy. 

 

Travel Required

 

About the Location:

 

Explore a world of art, theater, music, photography, history, nature and play in Rochester, New York.  From standing in the parlor where Susan B. Anthony was arrested to listening to great jazz on the streets.   

Rochester is located on the Southern shore of Lake Ontario and sits at the center of the historic Erie Canal.  Only a 90 minute drive to Niagara Falls, 1 ½ hours to the Finger Lakes wine country and 6 hours to New York City.

World class events such as the International Jazz Festival and the Highland Park Lilac Festival, PGA and LPGA championships, etc. attract nearly two million visitors each year. The George Eastman Museum, the National Museum of Play at the Strong and the National Toy Hall of fame are popular with all ages. 

This beautiful area abounds with state and local parks which offer summer and winter sports, camping, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications: 

 

Graduate of an accredited school of licensed practical nursing and a valid NYS LPN license required. 

 

A minimum of 4 years LPN experience in an acute care setting or equivalent thereof. 

 

Experience in administering medication. 

 

Ability to travel and valid NYS driver's license required. 

With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilize new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary. 

 

Travel Required

 

Education Preferred

 

Nurse, LPN or better in LPN.

 

Licenses and Certifications Required

 

Licensed Practical Nurse

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years

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