Responsibilities And Duties
Must be willing to work independently. We are an In-home care company providing medical and non-medical care. Applicantwill be responsible for nursingduties as well as 62-day supervisory visits, and will be under RN supervision. PASSPORT and Medicare Waiver experience a plus.
Provides physical care and carries out therapeutic and medical regimens.
Obtains patient histories and medical information.
Assists with medical and minor surgical procedures.
Assesses, reports, and records vital signs and measurements. Collects specimens.
Observes patients for physical or emotional changes. Reports observations.
Maintains a comfortable, orderly, safe and clean environment for patients.
Records patient information.
Prepares patients for continuing care after treatment. May instruct other LPNs. May serve as a source of information on nursing matters pertaining to section.
Performs additional functions incidental to nursing activities.