Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Home Health - BONUS
Company: VNA Health
Location: Santa Barbara
Posted on: November 24, 2022
$3,000 Sign On Bonus JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY The Licensed
Vocational Nurse is responsible for providing direct patient care
under the supervision of a registered nurse. Responsibilities
include following the plan of care, providing treatments, and
working collaboratively with the members of the team to help meet
positive patient care outcomes. Respects and promotes the mission,
vision, and values of VNA Health. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES Provides direct patient care as defined in State
Nurse Practice Act.
Implements plan of care initiated by the clinician.
Provides accurate and timely documentation consistent with the plan
Assesses and provides patient and family/caregiver education and
information pertinent to diagnosis and plan of care.
Participates in coordination of home health services, appropriately
reporting the identified needs for other disciplines (HHA, OT, PT,
MSW, ST, Dietician) to the clinician and/or Clinical
Uses equipment and supplies effectively and efficiently.
Actively participates in Quality Management program.
Participates in personal and professional growth and
Meets the average daily productivity standards as set by the
Knowledge of state, federal, local and accreditation regulations
pertaining to the delivery of home health services.
Performs other duties as assigned by the Registered Nurse. The
above statements are intended to be a representative summary of the
major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this
job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks
other than those stated in this description. All clinical staff are
expected to participate as needed in variable shifts, including
weekend rotation per staffing needs and departmental holiday
rotation. POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Current and active California
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) license.
Minimum one year experience required. Community/home health or
medical/surgical experience is preferred.
Current CPR certification.
Licensed driver with insured automobile - in accordance with state
and/or organization requirements.
Complies with accepted professional standards and practice.
Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and
organization skills. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Ability to lift 50
Ability to push/pull 50 lbs.
Ability to stoop, bend, and squat.
Ability to walk up one flight of stairs.
Ability to walk one mile.
Ability to sit for one hour, minimum.
Visual and audio acuity.
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