Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Home Care in Starke, FL at NurseCore

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN / Home Care 

*** $500 Sign-On Bonus (Must work 160 hours in 3 months)***

*** $750 Sign-On Bonus for Night Shift Work Only / 7p-7a (must work 240 hours)***

Alachua, Columbia, Bradford, Union, Starke, Suwannee FL counties and surrounding areas


We are currently looking to hire LPNs for a variety of jobs throughout Bradford County. Qualified caregivers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. If you would like more flexibilty in your day to day work, we can help! At NurseCore we are passionate about connecting healthcare professionals and nurses with medical positions that fit their lifestyle. Our home health care opportunities offer you the variety of meeting new patients and working in different locations. As the national leader in home care services, we’ll find you the perfect career opportunity so you can concentrate on what you do best—helping people get better. Please come by and see us at the event or apply for details.

Benefits Include:

  • Top pay and flexible schedules 
  • One to one patient ratio in-home with patient
  • Friendly, Accessible Office Staff
  • Weekly or daily pay
  • direct deposit 

Apply today to be rewarded with the great opportunities NurseCore has to offer!

Responsibilities

Routine Functions:

Every day is different for a home health nurse. Our home health nurses care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in private homes. You will be responsible for providing quality healthcare to each patient in adherence with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies. Perform routine nursing duties including but not limited to:

  • Assistance with ADL’s and IADL’s.
  • Client and caregiver health instruction.
  • Notifies the Registered Nurse or Clinical Director of any changes in client’s condition.
  • Performs the following where training or demonstrated skills and the state nurse practice act permits:
  • Inserting and irrigating tubes and Foley catheters.
  • Administering oxygen by mask or cannula.
  • Ventilator, Tracheostomy care and suctioning endotracheally.
  • Supervision of aides and other health care team members.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Licensed as an Licensed Practical Nurse through the State of Florida
  • Current hands on CPR
  • Proof of negative PPD/ Chest X-ray or titer
  • Successful completion of the skills assessment specific to the areas of experience including any specialty areas 
  • We provide on the job training

NurseCore is committed to protecting the health and well-being of our employees, patients, and clients.  We have protocols in place to limit the spread of COVID-19 and other communicable diseases. NurseCore offers a virtual application and orientation process, and we provide all staff with PPE and other protective equipment to maintain a safe work environment.    

EOE/Drug Free Employer

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