Community Health Nurse-LPN
Home Health Foundation (Home Health VNA) - Lawrence, MA

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- Licensure Required
- 3-5 years experience is required
- Experience is required
COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSE (LPN)

SUMMARY : The Community Health Nurse (LPN) is a member of the health care team who provides comprehensive nursing services to individuals and families in the community. This is a Weekend Baylor position in which the LPN will work 2, 12 hr shifts over the weekend and be paid for 32 hrs (with benefits).

RESPONSIBILITIES :
  • Participates with RN in the coordination of care for primary patients

  • Evaluates, and revises patient care goals in conjunction with the primary RN, patient and family.

  • Provides appropriate preventative, rehabilitative and palliative nursing procedures according to the Plan of Care

  • Follows the established plan of care and notifies primary nurse or area manager in a timely manner if revision is recommended.

  • Communicates with MD, family and other involved care providers to clarify care and make aware of significant changes in condition.

  • Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related goals.

  • Maintains effective working relationships with patients/families, referral sources, physicians, community resources and insurance representatives.

  • Provides adequate training of patients and families.
QUALIFICATIONS : Graduation from a State approved school of practical nursing. Registered to practice nursing in the States of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. A minimum of one year acute care nursing experience . Please note: Weekend positions require previous home care experience .

Please apply online!

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Contact:
Name - Staffing Manager
Tel - 978-552-4115

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