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Aveanna Healthcare Private Duty Nurse LVN

Company: Aveanna Healthcare
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Locations: Georgetown, Hutto, Cedar Park, Round Rock, Pflugerville, and the surrounding areas. Aveanna Healthcare, the largest pediatric home healthcare company in the U.S., is hiring compassionate nurses like you to provide care in the home setting. We place nursing at the heart of our mission as we work to make a difference in our patients--- lives. LVN Responsibilities Execution of physician---s prescribed plan of care and compliant documentation of care in system of record Administration of prescribed medication, treatments, and therapies Patient assessments and coordination of care Health, promotion, teaching, and training of family members LVN Requirements Eligible good-standing license (LVN) for the state in which the clinician will practice Current CPR certification Comfortable providing in-home nursing care to infants, children, adolescents, and adults Pediatrics experience is helpful, but not necessary. We offer exceptional training for all nurses Why Nurses Choose Aveanna Local/community cases allow us to match you to a case that---s close to home Flexible shifts and scheduling (8, 12, or 16-hour shifts; days/nights/weekends available) 1-on-1 personalized care Competitive weekly pay 24/7 clinical and operational support State-of-the-art technology allowing electronic charting at point of care Full-time and salaried career opportunities Wellness Benefits Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Paid Time Off 401(k) Savings Plan with Employer Matching Paid training and ongoing professional development\ Nationwide footprint offers advancement and development opportunities Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status Our Mission Aveanna Healthcare is one of the nation---s leading providers of pediatric and adult homecare, delivering care with clinical quality and compassion in over 200 locations in 23 states. Help us fulfill our mission to revolutionize the way pediatric healthcare is delivered, one patient at a time, by joining the 30,000 nurses who already call Aveanna home. Aveanna Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action: Aveanna provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Aveanna complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. CCPA Notice for Job Applicants, Contractors, and Employees Residing in California Position Overview The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) is responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, in accordance with the developed care plan and physicians orders for each individual patient while adhering to confidentiality standards and professional boundaries at all times. Essential Job Functions --- Responsible for the delivery and coordination of quality patient care in compliance with physician orders. --- Continuously observes and assesses patient condition and care needs and reports changes in condition to the supervisor and/or physician as appropriate. --- Documents all activities, assessments, nursing actions, responses and coordination of care in a timely manner whenever care is delivered. --- Participate, implement and update the nursing care plan. --- Takes appropriate nursing action based on assessment and achieves expected outcomes. --- Recognizes changes in patient needs and responses requiring intervention and implements care to prevent risk or reduce risk. --- Accepts responsibility for personal and professional accountability by complying with Aveanna policies, state and federal regulations, accrediting bodies and the Nurse Practice Act. --- Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient according to OSHA standards. --- Educates the patient and family regarding the disease process, self-care techniques, and prevention strategies, and in meeting the patient---s nursing needs. --- Maintain knowledge of competencies related to the nursing profession by participating in educational programs, continued education units, internal learning management skills and skill evaluations. Requirements --- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. --- Current, unrestricted state license as a Licensed Nurse in the state of practice --- Current CPR certification --- Demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and compliance with nursing care and policies and procedures Additional state specific requirements: --- South Carolina --- One (1) year of pediatrics experience --- California --- One (1) year of experience required working under current nursing license --- Louisiana --- One (1) year of experience required working as a licensed nurse --- Continuing Education as required by state Preferences --- Six (6) months of recent experience as a Licensed Nurse in a clinical care setting --- Home health experience Other Skills/Abilities --- Attention to detail --- Time Management --- Effective problem-solving and conflict resolution --- Good organization and communication skills Physical Requirements --- Must be able to speak, write, read and understand English --- Must be able to travel --- Must be able to lift 50 pounds --- Must be able to sufficiently reposition patients and move equipment without assistance --- Prolonged walking, standing, bending, kneeling, reaching, twisting --- Must be able to sit and climb stairs --- Must have visual and hearing acuity --- Must have strong sense of smell and touch --- Must be able to sufficiently reposition patients and move equipment without assistance --- Must be able to appropriately respond physically and mentally to emergency situations in the home or during transport Environment --- Must be able to function in a wide variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other various conditions --- Possible exposure to blood, bodily fluids and infectious diseases Other Duties --- Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. As an employer accepting Medicare and Medicaid funds, employees must comply with all health-related requirements in all relevant jurisdictions, including required vaccinations and testing, subject to exemptions for medical or religious reasons as appropriate. Notice for Job Applicants Residing in California

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