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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

First Choice Home Health of Ohio - Sandusky
Norwalk, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
FirstChoice is an Ohio-based company specializing in home health care and private duty services. Established in 1998, FirstChoice has earned an outstanding reputation by committing to core values that ensure integrity, customer service, and quality care.We believe that our caregivers are the most important aspect of our service. They are the face of our company.

We look for skilled people who have a genuine enthusiasm for helping others. Our team of caregivers are registered and licensed practical nurses, certified home-health aids, state-tested nursing assistants, therapists, and social workers. All staff, once qualified, undergo a background check and drug screening to ensure our patient’s safety and security.

 

Benefits: 

  • COMPETITIVE PAY RATES
  • HEALTH INSURANCE
  • LIFE/AD&D INSURANCE
  • DIRECT DEPOSIT
  • PAYROLL TAXES
  • SOCIAL SECURITY CONTRIBUTIONS
  • HEPATITIS “B” VACCINATION at no cost
  • 24-HOUR AVAILABILITY
  • REFERRAL BONUSES
  • WORKERS’S COMPENSATION
  • PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE
 
Responsibilities
  • Participate in the planning and coordination of total patient care in conjunction with the RN and the physician's plan of care, and follow the nursing care plan for each patient 
  • Accurately report and record the patient's condition and care, including signs and symptoms which may be indicative of change
  • Prepare clinical/progress notes and summaries
  • Assist the patient with the activities of daily living while teaching appropriate self-care techniques
  • Provides and maintains a safe environment for the patient
  • Assist the physician and Registered Nurse in complex nursing situations
  • Follow universal precautions whenever giving any aspect of patient care
  • Follow emergency procedures in the event of any catastrophic event, incident, e.g., accident, injury or significant change in the patient's condition
 
Qualifications
  • 1 year experience as an LPN in a home care setting
  • Current state license as an LPN 
  • Graduate of an accredited program of practical nursing
  • Proof of current CPR certification
  • Ability to work flexible schedule
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule and travel locally
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

First Choice Home Health of Ohio - Sandusky

Address

Norwalk, OH
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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