Centerwell Home Health
Licensed Practical Nurse Job in Miami, FL
The Home Health Nursing, LPN/LVN enables patients to stay in their homes by providing health and personal services; supporting patients and their families. The Home Health Nursing, LPN/LVN work assignments are often straightforward and of moderate complexity.
The Home Health Nursing, LPN/LVN assesses and records patient condition by monitoring vital signs. Administers treatments by dispensing medications; changing bandages; administering oxygen supply and equipment. Helps patients care for themselves and helps family members care for the patient by introducing and teaching assisted living techniques such as using a cane or walker, using special utensils to eat, using special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene needs, and appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient. Understands own work area professional concepts/standards, regulations, strategies and operating standards. Makes decisions regarding own work approach/priorities, and follows direction. Work is managed and often guided by precedent and/or documented procedures/regulations/professional standards with some interpretation.
Typically requires Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and less than 3 years of technical experience
Diploma, Associate or Bachelor Degree in Nursing
Minimum of one year LPN experience preferred
Strong med surg, ICU, ER, acute experience
Home Health experience a plus
Current CPR certification
Strong organizational and communication skills
Valid driver’s license, auto insurance and reliable transportation.
This role requires full COVID-19 vaccination
Scheduled Weekly Hours