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BrightSpring Health Services LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE/LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE in SAINT LOUIS, Missouri

Our Company

Overview

Join a team of passionate and caring clinicians who make a difference in people's lives. Our nursing group focuses on compassion and meeting the needs of our clients in a variety of settings such as Home Health, Hospice, Residential and Private Duty. If your passion is outstanding patient care coupled with a desire to help others live their best life, then come work for us. Apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Provide 1:1 care for client following client's plan of care at all times while maintaining client's dignity and independence

  • Monitoring clients vital statistics and reporting abnormal findings to the case manager and physician assessments

  • Administration of medications, feedings, oxygen, ostomy care as needed per client's plan of care and provided assessments of results

  • Complete routines as established by other care professionals such as Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech Therapists

  • Insure infection control policies are maintained at all times, reports possible communicable diseases or infections and insures the overall implementation and practice of infection control procedures are implemented

  • Accurately documenting nursing actions of all care given and communication with family, case manager, and physicians as well as documenting the progress and outcomes for established goals and informs physician, case manager, and families of changes in client's medical condition and needs

  • Ordering supplies, medications, and feedings as needed to insure adequate amounts are on hand at all times

  • Ensures all patient needs are being met in accordance with the instructions of the physician.

  • Monitors incidents involving individuals. Ensures incident reports are completed timely, accurately, and case managers are informed; examines the individual following the incident

  • Ensuring all medical equipment is maintained and report faulty equipment to Durable Medical Equipment for repair

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Proof of current license as an Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse in good standing from the state(s) of practice

  • Current Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification

  • Ability to work in a home-like setting

  • Be able to bend stoop, push, pull, sit, and walk for periods of time

  • Able to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting 50 pounds

  • Knowledge of individual service plans, including understanding of client rights and health needs

  • Must have completed post secondary coursework to facilitate licensure as an Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse

About our Line of Business

All Ways Caring HomeCare delivers quality, compassionate and highly individualized care and support that helps people in need of assistance stay at home – all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities. All Ways Caring HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer’s/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as in-home monitoring with Rest Assured® Telecare, which helps to reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer. For more information, please visit . Follow us on and .

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This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact the BrightSpring Disabilities Support Team at 1-833-773-7240 orfor assistance.

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Job LocationsUS-MO-SAINT LOUIS

ID2020-13533

Position TypePart-Time

Line of BusinessAll Ways Caring HomeCare

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