LPN Licensed Practical Nurse / Weekend
PSA Healthcare - Geismar, LA

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PSA Healthcare, one of the leading providers in the home healthcare industry, is actively seeking RN’s and LPN’s who share our mission: Providing Trusted Care.

Description of Environment:
PSA Healthcare approved nurses work in personalized, one-on-one settings in the patient home. This work environment provides our nurses with the opportunity to deliver a level of individualized care that cannot be achieved outside of the homecare industry.

By offering Per Diem employment, PSA Healthcare is able to work with you to build a customized schedule on a variety of assignments and shifts. Our nurses are able to see the difference they make in their patient's lives on a day to day basis and our flexible scheduling gives you a chance to make that difference as well!

While PSA healthcare primarily specializes in private duty nursing for medically fragile children, we do have multiple opportunities which range from low to high acuity level, across many population groups .

Description of Responsibilities:
Working in the home environment means our nurses are responsible for the delivery of quality patient care according to the patient's individual physician orders.

Care responsibilities may include, but are not be limited to:
Assessments

Medication administration

Administration of prescribed treatments and therapies

Care planning

Communication with other members of the patients' multi-disciplinary team

Supply management

Emergency management

Coordination of care

Health promotion and teaching

Training of family members

Be part of the strongest clinical team in home healthcare and work knowing that you have the support & leadership of world class clinicians.

Are you ready to be PSA Healthcare approved?

Position Requirements

To be considered for employment by PSA Healthcare for this Opportunity, you must be able to meet the following requirements, with or without accommodation.

Proof of eligibility to work in the United States

Current and unrestricted LPN license to practice in the state for which you are applying

Current CPR certification

Current Continuing Education if required by state

Diploma or certificate from state accredited LPN program

Demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and compliance with nursing care and policies and procedures

Good organizational and communication skills

Physical Requirements:
Frequent lifting and repositioning of patients

Repeated or prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, twisting and occasional climbing of stairs

Acute sense of sight and hearing (corrected or uncorrected) and strong sense of touch, smell and taste

Agility and strength sufficient to handle patients and equipment without assistance

Must be able to appropriately respond physically and psychologically to emergency situations in the home or during transport

Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other health conditions

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