Home Health Care LPN needed in Michigan - Oak Park, Michigan - NurseRecruiter.com

Per Diem Nursing Job in
Oak Park , Michigan

  • Employer: Ascendant Staffing
  • Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Specialty: Home Health

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Our home health care agency is rapidly expanding and we are hiring a Home Health Nurse effective immediately. We work with patients of all ages and backgrounds who require daily care in their homes. It is important to provide each patient with the time and attention necessary to meet his or her needs, so time management skills are essential. . If you enjoy working one-on-one with patients outside of a clinical setting, submit your resume.

Responsibilities to include but are not limited to;
Assess patients’ condition during every visit and chart your observations
Perform evaluation tasks, including vital signs and medication review
Administer medication as prescribed by the patient’s Physician
Dress or redress open wounds and assess progress of healing
Educate patients and their families on proper home health care strategies and procedures
Coordinate with Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physicians and anyone else involved in the patient’s care plan
Provide palliative care as needed to keep the patient comfortable
Make recommendations for devices or tools that might improve the patient’s quality of life
Listen to the patient and respond to concerns or requests

Job Requirements

State registered nurse license required
2+ years’ experience in in-home or palliative care required
Excellent communication and time-management skills

Location

Oak Park, Michigan

Employment Type

Per Diem

Employer

Ascendant Staffing

Date Posted

Sep 26th, 2019

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