UnityPoint Health LPN Visit Nurse - Pediatrics (Denver, IA) in Waterloo, Iowa
LPN Visit Nurse
UnityPoint at Home - Pediatrics Home Care
$5,000 Sign on bonus
Full-time: 4 days/week 7:30am-5:30pm (Monday-Friday)
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!
Provide skilled nursing care to pediatric/young adult patients with special health care needs for shifts of time in the patient’s home. Perform prescribed activities directed under the patient’s physician’s care which may include; patient assessments, feedings, respiratory system management, medication administration, activities of daily living, and therapy programs. Assist in care coordination with care team. May be responsible for transportation of patient.
Delivers quality patient care consistent with Home Health Conditions of Participation, qualifying home care criteria, payer coverage criteria, and providing visits/treatments consistent with the plan of care. Provides patient, family, and/or caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis and safety issues.
Communicates with Registered Nurse and participates in care coordination to achieve high quality care.
Performs other duties as requested by the Clinical Manager/Clinical Supervisor to facilitate smooth and effective operations of the organization.
Maintain accurate and timely documentation of clinical records and time entries
Employee is responsible for completion of communication tasks and activities in a timely manner. This would include, but is not limited to: responding to email, voicemail or telephone messages, promptly, accurately, and professionally; attending staff meetings and Pediatric Learning Lab/skills fair as scheduled; asking questions of team members and supervisors when needing clarification about various day-to-day issues or patient needs; and reviewing employee communication pieces, to stay aware of UnityPoint at Home programs and initiatives.
· Graduate of State Board approved program for RN and valid license as aRegistered Nurse.
· CPR Certification.
· Strong computer skills.
· Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures, including department work rules.
· Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
· Maintenance of an acceptable driving record (i.e., no “OWI” convictions in last 7 years or no more than 3 moving violations in last 3 years). An unacceptable driving record may result in suspension, termination or transfer to another position not requiring the ability to drive.
Requisition ID: 2021-94947
Street: 3731 University Ave
Name: 9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate
Name: SN Hours- Ext- WL
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: 0730-1730 4 days per week M-F during school year, various hours during school breaks
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org