Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
Job summary Promesa Home Care aims to provide exceptional skilled care services to clients at home in Riverside, California and nearby cities. We are always looking for compassionate, qualified individuals to join our team. What We Offer * Health insurance * Sick time * Vacation time * Overtime * Paid holidays Responsibilities * Supplements the nursing care needs of the client as provided by the RN. * Observes signs and symptoms to report to the Registered Nurse and/or physician as needed, and assists the RN and/or physician in plan of care. * Remains aware of patient's wellbeing, and notes changes in physical/emotional status to report to the physician as needed. Consults with physician and/or RN regarding patient change of status, and documents in writing appropriate change of orders. * Supervises teaching the patient and family memebers regarding the recent change in plan of care. * Administers medication as prescribed by the physician according to written medication policy. * Provides comprehensive goal directed nursing care through the utilization of the home assessment, nursing diagnosis, and plan of care in according with agency policies. * Assists RN and/or physician in carrying out plan of care and performing specialized procedures and duties. * Acts as the liaison between the patient, the health team, the physician, and the agency's administration staff. * Seeks upgrades in credentials and training for new areas of skills performance. Requirements * Nurse currently licensed in the state of California * Graduate from an approved school of nursing * Demonstrates knowledge of the Medicare guidleines for home health services * Performing duties at desk for extended periods of time * Physical strength demands through lifting, pushing, and pulling while stationary * Represents the agency in a professional and loyal manner * Exceptional time management expertise We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Promesa Home Care
September 21 on ZipRecruiter