License Practical Nurse Home Health Unit AdventHealth Sebring
Location Address: 4500 Sun N Lake Blvd, Sebring, FL, 33872
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Sebring
Faith Based & Mission Driven Facility
Largest Employer in the County
Surrounded by beautiful lakes, golf courses, and Florida's oldest State Park
Close knit community with a home town family feel
2 hours to just about any beach on either coast
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.
Addresses all nursing diagnoses identified in the Plan of Care.
Ongoing evaluation and education of client in holistic manner. Reassess the patient as directed by the Registered Nurse.
Communicates with RN Case Manager, Patient Care Supervisor and physician for direction and clarification when concerns are noted. Communicates with team to facilitate interdisciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning
Participates in care conferences and other case reviews.
Receives and provides hand-off report to RN Case Manager.
Assures physician orders for care meet regulatory requirements.
LPNs are supervised by the RN as often as necessary but at least every sixty days.
Provides point of service accurate, correct documentation according to agency/regulatory policy and procedures.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing;
PRN: at least 2 years LPN experience.
Current FL LPN License
The home health Licensed Practical Nurse performs the nursing skills of observation, planning, implementation and evaluation in delivery of patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Coordinates care with the RN Case Manager, Patient Care Supervisor and physician. Performs procedures, instructs the patient or family in self-care, observes and monitors clinical status, administers medications, draws labs. Has/obtains good understanding of Medicare regulations and eligibility requirements for homecare and follows all regulatory requirements. Care is directed towards teaching the patient how to manage the illness at home, assist through the rehabilitative process, and teach them how to return to the highest level of function possible to maintain independence in their own environment
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.