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

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- Licensure Required
- 1-2 years experience is required

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.

  • 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 .

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Name - Staffing Manager
Tel - 978-552-4115