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LPN - Home Health

Lowell, MA

Department
Circle Home
Job ID
9057
Schedule
Full Time
Shift
Days

Description

The Home Health Nurse (LPN) is a member of the health care team who provides comprehensive nursing services to individuals and families in the community. 

  • Participates with RN in the coordination of care for primary patients
  • Evaluates and revises patient care goals in conjunction with the primary RN, patient and family.
  • Provides appropriate preventative, rehabilitative, and palliative nursing procedures according to the Plan of Care
  • Follows the established plan of care and notifies primary nurse or area manager in a timely manner if revision is recommended.
  • Communicates with MD, family and other involved care providers to clarify care and make aware of significant changes in condition.
  • Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related goals.
  • Maintains effective working relationships with patients/families, referral sources, physicians, community resources and insurance representatives
  • Provides adequate training of patients and families

Active LPN licensure in Massachusetts required. A minimum of one year of acute nursing experience. 
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