Licensed Practical Nurse ( LPN ) Home Health $10,000 Sign On Bonus

ID: 23940247
Location: St. Louis, MO - US
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Mariah Brooks Mariah Brooks on LinkedIn    Call: 314-951-8738
Updated: 02/05/2024

Licensed Practical Nurse ( LPN ) $10,000 Sign On Bonus

Job Details

Job Type

Full-time

Description

Love home health and hate documenting? Searching for a better work / life balance? Tired of charting after hours? Do you want to spend more time with your patients and family? We have a new and exciting program that allows you to utilize your clinical skills and provide care to your patients without extraneous documentation. Want to learn more? Apply today.

AW Health Care is a St. Louis based, independently operated, women-owned enterprise. We recently celebrated our 20th anniversary in the home health industry. AW is a rapidly growing home health agency, with an innovative approach to patient centered care. Our team consists of over 400 employees serving over 1500 patients in Missouri and Illinois.



AW Health Care is currently seeking a Full Time Licensed Practical Nurse ( LPN ) to provide care for patients in North St Louis County.

AW Health Care Benefits: AW Health Care offers its' employees a wide range of benefits including:

And a wide range of supplemental benefit options including, but not limited too:

Job Summary:

A qualified Licensed Practical Nurse ( LPN ) administers skilled nursing care to patients on an intermittent basis in their place of residence. This is performed in accordance with physician orders and plan of care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. Services are furnished in accordance with Agency policies.

LPN Responsibilities:

  1. Understands and adheres to established policies and procedures.
  2. Implements the nursing care plan for each patient.
  3. Provides nursing services, treatments and diagnostic and preventive procedures as assigned.
  4. Initiates preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures as appropriate.
  5. Observes signs and symptoms and reports to the physician and RN reactions to treatments, including drugs and changes in the patient's physical or emotional condition.
  6. Teaches and counsels the patient and family/significant others regarding the nursing care needs and other related problems of the patient at home.
  7. Evaluates with registered nurse the effectiveness of the LPN 's nursing service to the patient and family under the guidance of the registered nurse.
  8. Maintains accurate and complete records of observations, treatments and care of patient.
  9. Participates in medical record audit as assigned.
  10. Attends staff meetings, patient care conferences and inservices as scheduled.
  11. Takes on-call duty, nights, weekends and holidays as assigned.
  12. The LPN Is responsible for:



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Requirements

LPN Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a state approved school of practical (vocational) nursing and currently licensed in the state(s) in which practicing.
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience in nursing, preferred.
  • Acceptance of philosophy and goals of this Agency.
  • Ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to perform the following tasks if necessary:

  • Ability to participate in physical activity.
  • Ability to work for extended period of time while standing and being involved in physical activity.
  • Heavy lifting.
  • Ability to do extensive bending, lifting and standing on a regular basis.