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Licensed Practical Nurse – Home Health PPV – Ascension at Home – Together with Compassus – Milwaukee, WI

Ascension at Home – Together with Compassus Associates: Please apply via Workday

“The most rewarding part of my job is the connections I create with my patients.”

-Rachel, Licensed Practical Nurse

POSITION SUMMARY:

The primary function of a Licensed Practical Nurse is to administer skilled nursing care, under the supervision of, and in partnership with, a registered nurse. As an LPN, you will care for patients of all ages in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient, family, and referring agency.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Licensed Practical Nurses provide effective communication to the patient and family, interdisciplinary team members, physicians and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services
  • Participates in planning and implementing specialized procedures and duties assisting and partnering with the Registered Nurse. The LPN also assists the patient in learning appropriate self-care techniques
  • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
  • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
  • Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency by attending and participating in in-service programs
  • Under the direction of the RN, assists in identifying the patient’s physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, and team report

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Licensing/Certification:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Practical Nursing
  • Current State License as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Current valid Driver’s License
  • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

Experience:

  • Two years of experience as an LPN is preferred in a clinical care setting, post-acute or home health preferred

Source: Indeed.com
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