Private Duty Nurse LPN
Company: Aveanna Healthcare
Posted on: August 4, 2022
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) is responsible for providing
and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a
Registered Nurse, in accordance with the developed care plan and
physicians orders for each individual patient while adhering to
confidentiality standards and professional boundaries at all
- New graduate program.
- Adult to pediatric program.
- Paid time off to full time employees.
- Flexible schedules, tell us your availability.
- Tuition reimbursement. Essential Job Functions
Responsible for the delivery and coordination of quality patient
care in compliance with physician orders.
Continuously observes and assesses patient condition and care needs
and reports changes in condition to the supervisor and/or physician
Documents all activities, assessments, nursing actions, responses
and coordination of care in a timely manner whenever care is
delivered. Participate, implement and update the nursing care
Accepts responsibility for personal and professional accountability
by complying with Aveanna policies, state and federal regulations,
accrediting bodies and the Nurse Practice Act.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Current, unrestricted state license as a Licensed Nurse in the
state of practice
Current CPR certification
Demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and
compliance with nursing care and policies and procedures
Continuing Education as required by state
Prefer 1 year of Long Term Care Experience
Six (6) months of recent experience as a Licensed Nurse in a
clinical care setting
Home health experience
Attention to detail
Effective problem-solving and conflict resolution
Good organization and communication skills
Physical Requirements Must be able to speak, write, read and
understand English must have visual and hearing acuity
Must be able to climb stairs and be able to lift 50 pounds. Must be
able to travel.
Must be able to sufficiently reposition patients and move equipment
Prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, twisting
to sit.Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or
contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with
or without notice.As an employer accepting Medicare and Medicaid
funds, employees must comply with all health-related requirements
in all relevant jurisdictions, including required vaccinations and
testing, subject to exemptions for medical or religious reasons as
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nurse ii, nurse iii, nurse iv, nurse lpn, vocational, vocational
Keywords: Aveanna Healthcare, Altoona , Private Duty Nurse LPN, Healthcare , Altoona, Pennsylvania
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