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Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN - Home Care
Full Time, Days - Mon-Fri, 8am-4:30pm, every 4th weekend
Sellersville, PA 18960

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Our Licensed Practical Nurse in Home Care provides skilled nursing care in the patient's home and demonstrates competent knowledge and skills to ensure care is appropriate to the adolescent, adult and geriatric patients served. The LPN understands and employs professional nursing skills consistent with standards of the Nurse Practice Act of Pennsylvania and Grand View Home Care's policies and procedures. Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the LPN provides quality care to patients and performs technical, skilled care in patient's home.

The hours for this position are 8am-4:30pm, 1 out of 4 weekends, and 2 holidays. This role is 80 hours biweekly and exempt and includes mileage reimbursement.

Job Duties Include:
  • Possessing and practicing appropriate physical assessment skills, including assessment of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient, as well as the family and home situation.
  • In cooperation with the RN, providing ongoing assessment of patient's condition and nursing needs.
  • Prioritizing patient's problems or needs according to urgency to reflect the physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual aspects of care of the patient.
  • Completing OASIS assessments per Medicare guidelines.
  • Fulfilling on-call responsibilities when assigned.
  • Acting as a case manager to coordinate all home care services. Supervising Home Health Aides.
  • Clarifying and implementing physician orders and nursing care plan according to established standards.
  • Performing medication reconciliation and instructing patient/family in medication use and precautions.
  • Developing and revising an individualized plan of care and setting mutually acceptable goals with patient/patient's family.
  • Documenting according to departmental standards.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Vocational diploma/Licensed Practical Nursing diploma minimum requirement.
  • 1 to 3 years of nursing experience required.

LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION:
  • LPN in PA – licensed required upon hire.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon hire.
  • Driver's license – PA required upon hire.
  • Automobile insurance coverage required upon hire.
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