Our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Employees are hired to help Adventist Health System extend the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous behavior of professionalism, which includes but is not limited to, treating customers and co-workers with respect and dignity, aligning behavior with customer service principles, maintaining customer and patient confidentiality, abiding by employee guidelines for professional behavior, appearance, and communication, exhibiting teamwork behaviors, being effective in conflict resolution, helping others to understand issues and accept changes, demonstrating high standards of work performance and flexibility, maintaining positive interdepartmental relationships, keeping a positive attitude, and adhering to the policies and procedures of the organization.
Provides vocational nursing services under the supervision of an RN, to patients in their homes.
You will be responsible for:
Performs care of assigned patients. Ensures assessment and documentation of continued skilled need, monitoring of homebound status, completes interdisciplinary communication, and discharge planning.
Initial and on-going assessment of patient in their home according to agency policies and procedures including OASIS and follows State and Federal requirements.
Addresses all nursing diagnoses identified in the Plan of Care.
Ongoing evaluation and education of client in holistic manner. Reassess the patient within 48 hours following a change in patient condition or discharge from a 24 hour or longer hospital stay.
Communicates with RN Case Manager, Clinical Coordinator and physician for direction and clarification when concerns are noted. (Ex: pain management, medical status, anticoagulation lab and medication management. Communicates with team to facilitate interdisciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning.
Participates in case conferences and other case reviews.
Receives and provides hand-off report to RN Case Manager.
Assures physician orders for care meet regulatory requirements.
Supervision of LPN and Home Health Aides team members with a home visit every two weeks.
Provides accurate, current documentation according to agency /regulatory policy and procedures within 24 hrs.
Maintains proficiency in clinical assessment skills.
Schedules visits to facilitate patient needs.
Attends scheduled staff meetings.
Completes assigned schedule in timely manner
Participates in Performance Improvement studies as requested.
Demonstrates good time management skills.
What will you need?
Licensed Practical Nurse licensed in the state of Florida
Basic Life Support certification
Valid Florida driverâ™s license, safe driving record and reliable transportation
Minimum 1 year nursing experience as an LPN with skills in cardiac, med/surg, or critical care nursing
Experience working with the adult or geriatric population
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.