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POST DATE 8/17/2016
END DATE 11/20/2016

St. John Home Health and Hospice Tulsa, OK

Company
St. John Home Health and Hospice
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
89755-en_US
AJE Ref #
575904938
Location
Tulsa, OK
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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St. John Home Care, an Ascension Health at Home company, has immediate openings for a



Licensed Practical Nurse for the Tulsa area.



**WE ARE OFFERING A $2500 BONUS FOR THIS (FT) POSITION RIGHT NOW**



POSITION SUMMARY:



Primary function is to administer skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a registered nurse, for clients of all ages in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family, and referring agency







ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:



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Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)

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Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation

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Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs

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Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payers

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Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals as necessary

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Participates in planning and implementing specialized procedures and duties assisting the RN. Assists the patient in learning appropriate self-care techniques

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Under the direction of the RN, assists in identifying the patient's physical, psycho social, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, and team report

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Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients



* Adhere to all company policies and procedures.

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Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone's responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.Report information systems security problems.







MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:







Education/Licensing/Certification:



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Graduate of an accredited school of Practical nursing

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Current Driver's License

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Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination











Experience:



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Experience as an LPN in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.







Knowledge and Skills:

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Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.