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Lpn in-home services

Company: Innovage
Location: Lakewood
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Job Description:

The In-Home Services LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) performs assigned nursing procedures and provides general nursing care to participants, in accordance with InnovAge policies and all applicable regulations. Physical attendance at an InnovAge facility and/or an InnovAge participant home is essential to performing the job duties.Provides general nursing care which includes the supervision or administration of prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards.Furnishes services, treatments and diagnostic and preventive procedures as assigned per the plan of care, in accordance with agency policies and applicable regulationsPerforms treatment(s) per policies and procedures.Implements the orders written by primary care and nursing orders when necessary.Performs phlebotomy functions when necessaryInstructs participants and family regarding medications and treatment instructions and ensures understanding of given information.Observes, records, and reports participant's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians.Signs off on orders, and explains orders and instructions to appropriate personnel, implements orders written by primary care and nursing when necessary.Administers vaccinations and TB testing, documents and records results test administration and results appropriately.Prepares clinical and progress notes and completes assigned audits and performs electronic or written documentation.Observes signs and symptoms and reports to the physician and registered nurse reactions to treatments, including drugs and changes in the client's physical or emotional condition.Accepts, writes and executes orders; orders are cosigned by RN.Assures that the client/family is involved in implementing the plan of care.Assists in reviewing, collaborating and updating the client plan of care as appropriate.Participates in peer review and QM activities as assigned.Participates in utilization review of medical records as assigned.Adheres to Agency standards and consistently interprets and accurately performs all assigned responsibilities.Perform nursing care to clients in their place of residence.Additional work functions and duties may be assigned REQUIREDCurrent State Issued Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licenseCurrent CPR card or the ability to obtain a CPR card.Personal transportation, valid state issued driver's license, good driving record and auto insurance as required by law.High School Diploma or GED PREFERRED3+ yrs as LPN in a clinic or long term care setting with geriatrics experienceKnowledge of medications used in the treatment of geriatrics InnovAge's Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) is an alternative to nursing facilities. Seniors receive customized healthcare and social support at a nearby PACE center supported by a team of medical experts dedicated to providing personalized healthcare and support to help them age at home. Our greatest assets are our team members who make a difference in the lives of those we serve every day. ---Elevate your future with co-workers passionate about a patient-centered care model supported by comprehensive services to improve the quality of care while reducing over-utilization of high-cost care settings.As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer InnovAge is committed to and values an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, pregnancy or any other status prohibited by applicable law. Salary ranges are dependent on a variety of factors, including qualifications, experience, and geographic location. Range is not inclusive of potential bonus or benefits. Comprehensive benefits include m/d/v, short and long-term disability, life insurance and add, supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) savings, paid time off, and company paid holidays. Salary Range MinimumUSD $31.55/Hr. Salary Range MaximumUSD $34.90/Hr.

Keywords: Innovage, Lakewood , Lpn in-home services, Healthcare , Lakewood, Colorado

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