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LPN- HOMECARE NURSING Job in Canton, Ohio US

LPN- HOMECARE NURSING

Aultman Health Foundation - Canton, OH

Posted: 11/29/2021 - Expires: 2/27/2022

Job ID: 234532195

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Job Description

Req# 19278

Aultman Health Foundation, Canton, OH

AULTMAN HEALTH

Aultman Health Foundation

Part Time, Day Shift, 8am-4:30pm M-F with weekend, holiday and on call rotations

PURPOSE OF POSITION
The primary purpose of this position is to provide health care and services on an intermittent basis to patients in their home.  The LPN will provide skilled nursing care according to physician orders and the written plan of care under the direction and supervision of an RN.

RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS

Collects and documents objective and subjective assessment data and observations about the patient's condition and reports response to treatments and changes in the patient's physical or emotional condition to the physician and RN
Implements the current plan of care at the direction of the RN
Provides nursing services, treatments and preventive and rehabilitative procedures as assigned
Documents accurate and complete notes of observations, treatments and care of patients
Documents the patient's response to the plan of care
Contributes to the revision of the nursing plan of care
Contributes to the evaluation of the patient's response to the plan of care through documentation and verbal communication with other members of the interdisciplinary team
Supports, instructs and educates the patient, family and caregiver regarding the nursing care needs and other related problems of the patient at home
Assists the patient in learning appropriate self-care techniques
Demonstrates respect for personal privacy and property
Supports the patient's and family's diversity
Participates in case conference meetings to discuss the need for involvement of other members of the interdisciplinary team
Consults and collaborates with the interdisciplinary team and other agencies involved in the patient's care as needed
Administers medications and treatments according to the Ohio Board of Nursing Nurse Practice Act
Performs other activities or tasks within the scope of practice of the licensed practical nurse
Meets daily average productivity standard established by the organization.
Displays a positive and professional image and attitude in all relationships with patients, families, peers and in the community
Participates in the Quality Assessment Performance Improvement (QAPI) program
Demonstrates flexibility in meeting the needs of the program and responds positively to changes in workflow
Complies with agency infection control and safety policies
Completes annual competency requirements
Consistently communicates requests, suggestions, concerns or problems to the appropriate personnel
Consistently completes assigned responsibilities in required time frame and accepts additional duties and responsibilities as requested by the Director of Clinical Operations
Protects patient health information according to HIPPA Privacy Rule and Aultman policies
Creates and fosters a work environment that is consistent with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Aultman Health Foundation
Supports strategic organizational goals
Abides by the Aultman Code of Conduct

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent to this position.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing
Current State of OH LPN license
Two years recent nursing experience in acute, long-term care or home care, with at least one in home care preferred
Must be able to work independently, have demonstrated patient teaching skills and strong written and verbal communication skills
Current BLS certification
Valid OH Driver's License
Must have own transportation and provide proof of insurance
Basic computer skills

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Hours of operation with shifts as assigned.
Subject to frequent interruptions and changes in priority of duties throughout the day.
Subject to emergency and other crisis situations
Hazardous Exposure Category 1


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS ADDENDUM

PURPOSE:  To identify specific functions job requirements and work environment factors that could affect job performance.

Check all factors that are present as essential job requirements and check whether the factor is performed.

O = Occasionally = 0- 33% of the work shift or  0- 32  repetitions.
F = Frequently = 34-66% of the work shift or 32-200+ repetitions.
C = Constantly = 67-100% of the work shift or 200+ repetitions.
N = Not essential job requirement.

C  Standing
C  Walking
O  Lifting (70 pounds)
O  Carrying (70 pounds)
O  Pushing (70 pounds)
N  Climbing with (70 pounds)
O  Stooping/Bending
O  Twisting/Turning
O  Kneeling/Squatting
O  Crawling
O  Reaching Up/Reaching Forward

HAZARDOUS EXPOSURE CATEGORY
Category 1

Aultman Health Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.  It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.  We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.  Aultman is an Equal Opportunity Employer that will make reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to apply and compete for employment opportunities for which they are qualified.  To request an accommodation, please email our Human Resources department at hr@aultman.com , or call 330-363-5415 for further assistance.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Part Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
59024513_1
Salary
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Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
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