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Home Health - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - $48-76/Hour - Fitchburg, MA

Company: connectRN
Location: Fitchburg
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Job Description:

You Will (Responsibilities)

  • Provide regular feedback to the connectRN team on ways to improve the Clinician Experience
  • Demonstrate knowledge of home care and competencies in discipline-specific patient care skills required by the care center to provide patient care.
  • Perform comprehensive patient assessments, as assigned, and collaborate with a multidisciplinary care team to develop or implement an individualized plan of care as per physician orders that ensure quality, proper discharge planning, and achieve desired outcomes and goals.
  • Maintain continuity of patient care by communicating information timely and effectively with all team members providing care to the patient.
  • Provide patient episode management per protocol.
  • Completes documentation timely, accurately, and at the point of care, according to industry standards, conventions, and guidelines, including OASIS assessments, SOC/Admissions, Recertifications, ABN's, subsequent visits, physician orders, care coordination, etc.
  • Potentially be assigned LPNN visits as a member of the care team or supervise a patient caseload and HHA's.
  • Educate the patient, caregivers, and family on the aftercare or ongoing care of the patient
  • Coordinate appropriate care, involving all the other healthcare team members (such as Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Home Health Aides, and Medical Social Workers)
  • Write and initiate a plan of care.
  • Perform vital signs and patient assessment during visits
  • Manage and perform wound care treatment (including but not limited to surgical wounds, WoundVac)
  • Provide assessment, execute and manage Central Line/Peripheral line, urinary catheters, and colostomy
  • Supervise Certified Nursing Assistants, and Home Health Aides (HHAs)
    You Have (Qualifications)

    • Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Massachusetts or eligible compact state licensure
    • Current CPR certification.
    • Comfortability using technical tools and software (Homecare Homebase experience preferred but not required).
    • A willingness to complete the additional required training as assigned
    • At least one year of clinical experience as an LPN
    • A reliable method of transportation, current driver's license, and car insurance coverage
    • Experience using Home Care Home Base EMR for documentation
    • Willingness to complete a paid 1-day orientation (on-site)
    • Proof of Immunization/Exemption: Hep B, MMR, Varicella, Flu, and COVID-19
    • TB Test or Chest X-Ray
      You'll Earn (Pay and Compensation)

      LPN - Home Health Shifts:

      • Hourly rate that is inclusive of travel time between visits
      • $0.585 per mile mileage reimbursement
      • Optional paid training and skill development
      • Opportunities for additional bonuses and incentives

Keywords: connectRN, Nashua , Home Health - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - $48-76/Hour - Fitchburg, MA, Healthcare , Fitchburg, New Hampshire

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