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Field LPN, Home Health, Portland

Company: Adventist Health
Location: Portland
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

$15,000 INCENTIVE AVAILABLE!Our home health and hospice agencies are located throughout California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington. They serve the entire community and offer personalized in-home care, and many have been recipients of Home Care Elite awards.So whether you're looking for the buzz of a large city, the tranquility of nearby mountain bike trails or something in between, we encourage you to explore our organization.Job Summary:Performs procedures which require specialized training for general nursing care and related services for assigned patients, under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Medical Doctor (MD), in accordance with established policy. Participates in the planning for and provision of patient care. Uses knowledge of asepsis in performance of treatments, such as sterile dressings, irritations and cauterizations. Provides functional direction to ancillary personnel.Job Requirements:Education and Work Experience:High School Education/GED or equivalent: PreferredBachelors Degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: PreferredLicenses/Certifications:Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license: RequiredBasic Life Support (BLS OR HS-BLS OR RQIBLS) Health Care Provider certification: RequiredArrhythmia certification: PreferredValid Drivers License (DL) and must be at least 21 years of age or older: RequiredLicensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse (LVN/LPN): RequiredBasic Life Support (BLS OR HS-BLS OR RQI BLS) certification: RequiredEssential Functions:Provides care for assigned patients, under the supervision of an Registered Nurse (RN) according to established standard and nursing process.Performs admission assessments, and ongoing re-assessments based on departmental specific policy and procedures. Assists in the development of a prioritized interdisciplinary plan of care on each patient.Implements and coordinates plan of care utilizing appropriate organizational skills and reporting mechanisms. Implements individual teaching plans, including Patient Teaching Protocols and discharge Plans, based on mutual goal setting and with emphasis on patient decision making.Performs assigned clinical procedures (i.e. phlebotomy, injections, drug screens, etc.) Administers medications.Orders/restocks supplies as assigned, according to established par levels. Maintains neatness/cleanliness in assigned areas.Performs other job-related duties as assigned.Organizational Requirements:Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October-March each year), COVID-19 vaccine (required in CA, HI and OR) etc., as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may apply.by Jobble

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