Akron Children's Hospital Careers

LPN Homecare PRN

Akron, Ohio
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE


Job Description

Variable

Position Description:

The LPN provides a skilled level of care to select patients by monitoring physical condition, supporting and assisting with teaching initiated by the nurse case manager, and providing personal care to increase the level of comfort during the acute phase of illness. The Home Care LPN reports to the Clinical Supervisor. The LPN will have advanced skills/certification in medication administration.

 

Must have reliable transportation

Must be able to travel to patient homes

All three shifts available for staffing

Willing to train on traches / vents

Job Requirements:

Requires a current Ohio license as an LPN; requires graduation from an approved vocational nursing program; six month experience preferred in one of more of the following areas:: Geriatric care, Medical/Surgical, CCU, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Home Care or for newly graduated LPNs completion of a preceptorship until deemed competent in skills; NAPNES or OOPNES Certification; CPR Certification.

 

Vent / Trache experience preferred.

 

 

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