AdventHealthLicensed Practical Nurse Home Health Villages / Tavares / Leesburg Area
Tavares, FL

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Full Time Day Shift

Location: This is a fieldwork (Home Health) position Leesburg, FL

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Home Care

The role you’ll contribute:

Provides vocational nursing services under the supervision of an RN, to patients in their homes.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Performs nursing skills safely and competently according to the plan of care.

  • Provides accurate and complete documentation the same day of the visit.

  • Schedules visits to facilitate patient needs and completes assigned schedule in a timely manner.

  • Plans patient care in consultation with Registered nurse.

  • Assists with patient/caregiver teaching.

  • Demonstrates flexibility in response to unexpected changes and the ability to adjust priorities and use resources.

You will be responsible for:

  • Performs care of assigned patients. Ensures assessment and documentation of continued skilled need, monitoring of homebound status, completes interdisciplinary communication, and discharge planning.

  • Initial and on-going assessment of patient in their home according to agency policies and procedures including OASIS and follows State and Federal requirements.

  • Addresses all nursing diagnoses identified in the Plan of Care.

  • Ongoing evaluation and education of client in holistic manner. Reassess the patient within 48 hours following a change in patient condition or discharge from a 24 hour or longer hospital stay.

  • Communicates with RN Case Manager, Clinical Coordinator and physician for direction and clarification when concerns are noted. (Ex: pain management, medical status, anticoagulation lab and medication management. Communicates with team to facilitate interdisciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning.

  • Participates in case conferences and other case reviews.

  • Receives and provides hand-off report to RN Case Manager.

  • Assures physician orders for care meet regulatory requirements.

  • Supervision of LPN and Home Health Aides team members with a home visit every two weeks.

  • Provides accurate, current documentation according to agency /regulatory policy and procedures within 24 hrs.

  • Maintains proficiency in clinical assessment skills.

  • Schedules visits to facilitate patient needs.

  • Attends scheduled staff meetings.

  • Completes assigned schedule in timely manner.

  • Participates in Performance Improvement studies as requested.

  • Demonstrates good time management skills.

Qualifications

What will you need?

  • Licensed Practical Nurse licensed in the state of Florida.

  • Basic Life Support certification

  • Valid Florida driver’s license, safe driving record and reliable transportation

  • Minimum 1 year nursing experience as an LPN with skills in cardiac, med/surg, or critical care nursing

  • Experience working with the adult or geriatric population.

  • Must be fluent in the English language.

  • Background check meets organizational guidelines.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $19.47 - $30.98

  • Location: Tavares, FL

  • Job ID: 23017909

  • Job Family: Home Care

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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