ResCare Inc. LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE/LICENSED PSYCHIATRIC TECHNICIAN/LICENSED VOCATIONAL NUR in Parkersburg, West Virginia
Requisition: 2020-11891LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE/LICENSED PSYCHIATRIC TECHNICIAN/LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSEJob LocationsUS-WV-PARKERSBURGID 2020-11891 Position Type Full-Time Line of Business ResCare Residential Services Our CompanyOverviewJoin a team of passionate and caring clinicians who make a difference in people's lives. Our nursing group focuses on compassion and meeting the needs of our clients in a variety of settings such as Home Health, Hospice, Residential and Private Duty. If your passion is outstanding patient care coupled with a desire to help others live their best life, then come work for us. Apply today!ResponsibilitiesProvide 1:1 care for client following client's plan of care at all times while maintaining client's dignity and independenceMonitoring clients vital statistics and reporting abnormal findings to the case manager and physician assessmentsAdministration of medications, feedings, oxygen, ostomy care as needed per client's plan of care and provided assessments of resultsComplete routines as established by other care professionals such as Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech TherapistsInsure infection control policies are maintained at all times, reports possible communicable diseases or infections and insures the overall implementation and practice of infection control procedures are implementedAccurately documenting nursing actions of all care given and communication with family, case manager, and physicians as well as documenting the progress and outcomes for established goals and informs physician, case manager, and families of changes in client's medical condition and needsOrdering supplies, medications, and feedings as needed to insure adequate amounts are on hand at all timesEnsures all patient needs are being met in accordance with the instructions of the physician.Monitors incidents involving individuals. Ensures incident reports are completed timely, accurately, and case managers are informed; examines the individual following the incidentEnsuring all medical equipment is maintained and report faulty equipment to Durable Medical Equipment for repairOther duties as assignedQualificationsProof of current license as an Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse in good standing from the state(s) of practiceCurrent Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certificationAbility to work in a home-like settingBe able to bend stoop, push, pull, sit, and walk for periods of timeAble to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting 50 poundsKnowledge of individual service plans, including understanding of client rights and health needsMust have completed post secondary coursework to facilitate licensure as an Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational NurseAbout our Line of BusinessResCare Residential Serviceshas four decades of experience in the disability services field, providing support to individuals who need assistance with daily living due to an intellectual, developmental or cognitive disability. Our community living services are provided with several thousand programs and a comprehensive range of high-quality services, including: community living, adult host homes for individuals regardless of disability, behavioral/mental health support, in-home pharmacy solutions, telecare and remote support, supported employment... For full info follow application link.Res-Care, Inc., dba BrightSpring Health Services (iResCarei), is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.