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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Company: A-Line Staffing Solutions
Location: Augusta
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

A-Line Staffing is now hiring an LPN/LVN in Augusta GA. The LPN/LVN would be working for home care services company. This would be full time / 40+ hours per week.If you are interested in this LPN/LVN position, please apply to this postLPN/LVN CompensationThe pay for this position is $35.00 per hour+ milesBenefits are available to full-time employees after 90 days of employmentA 401(k) with a company match is available for full-time employees with 1 year of service on our eligibility datesLPN/LVN HighlightsThis position is a contract assignment with potential to hire on permanently based upon attendance, performance, and business needsThe required availability for this position is Monday - Friday until shift is complete On call is required if requested, 8 hours a dayLPN/LVN ResponsibilitiesDuties: Primary function is to administer skilled nursing care to patients in their place of residence, as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with the established plan of care. The LPN/LVN works under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) and coordinates care with the interdisciplinary team as well as the patient/family. The LPN/LVN will deliver care in compliance with State, Federal and Medicare standards.Essential Function:1. Under the direction of the RN, assists in providing nursing services and identifying the patient's physical, psycho-social and environmental needs as evidenced by observation, documentation, clinical record, case reference, team report and evaluation. Reports outcomes to assigned RN Case Manager.2. Participates in planning, coordinating, and implementing care in conjunction with the RN, to provide quality, cost-effective patient care.3. Provide and ensure effective communication to patient/family, co-workers, and other health care professionals as evidenced by clinical notes, case conferences, communication notes and evaluations. Properly documents outcomes of interventions.4. Assist the patient/family in learning appropriate self-care techniques and assess patient/family response to care.5. Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both staff and patient (OSHA).6. Assist the RN and/or physician in performing specialized duties related to end-of-life care for Hospice patients.7. Assists with admitting, discharging and transferring of patients.8. Possible on-call duties.9. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Expectations:10. Nursing skills as defined to be in accordance with accepted standards of practice.11. Proof of current Hepatitis consent/declination and TB vaccination record.12. Ability to use electronic medical charting and time-keeping software (Homecare Homebase).13. Reliable transportation and current auto liability insurance coverage.14. Ability to recognize and maintain professional boundaries in relationships with co-workers, patient/family/caregiver.15. Ability to recognize an unsafe working environment and notify his or her supervisor immediately, and attempt to safely correct the situation to the best of his or her abilities as soon as possible.16. Participate in annual in-service and performance improvement programs.17. Must read, write and speak fluent English.18. Must have good and regular attendance.19. Performs other related duties as assigned.LPN/LVN RequirementsGraduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing Program or accredited School of Vocational NursingHigh School Diploma or GEDAttendance is mandatory for the first 90 daysLPN/LVN Preferred QualificationsCurrent Nursing License in the Practicing State Valid Drivers License Current CPR Certification Two years experience as an LPN/LVN in a clinical setting, preferably in a home health or hospice settingIf you think this LPN/LVN position is a good fit for you, please apply to this posting

Keywords: A-Line Staffing Solutions, Augusta , Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Healthcare , Augusta, Georgia

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