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Company: Tennessee Quality Care
Location: Martin, TN
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

About Tennessee Quality Care

Tennessee Quality Care, a division of Franklin, Tennessee-based American Health Partners Inc., has been offering high-quality, compassionate home health and hospice services for more than 30 years. In addition to providing personalized care to individuals in the comfort of their homes, local offices collaborate with skilled nursing facilities to help patients regain independence and transition home after rehabilitation. Tennessee Quality Care operates in 31 counties across middle and west Tennessee through multiple branch offices. The Tennessee Quality Care division office is based in Parsons, Tennessee. For more information, visit TNquality.com. 

POSITION SUMMARY: 

The Private Duty LPN will provide skilled nursing care to patients requiring professional nursing services in accordance with physician's order, directed by the RN, and in compliance with company policies/procedures, state and federal regulations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation; including, but not limited to:

  • Provide nursing care and prescribed treatments for patients in accordance with physician's orders and in compliance with company policies/procedures, state and federal regulations
  • Implement physician orders in a timely, complete and accurate manner
  • Ensure the safety of the treatment procedures, patient and environment at all times
  • Provide patient care delivery in a manner that enhances the overall mission, vision, philosophy, goals and objectives of the Company
  • Incorporate new technologies and interventions for patient care
  • Follow emergency procedures when necessary
  • Willing to travel to other office locations to assist with staffing if needed
  • Attend in-services and meetings as required
  • Maintain appropriate documentation of care provided to patient and any communication with the patients' physician
  • Comply with state and federal regulations
  • Communicate information effectively to supervisor and others in a timely manner

Required Skills: 

  • Work requires advance knowledge of the Homecare Industry, Medicare Regulations, CMS, and other State/Federal regulatory changes 

Required Work Experience:  

  • One (1) year experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) preferred

Licensing/Certification/Education Requirements:  

  • Graduate of a Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
  • Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license
  • Current CPR Certification 
  • Current State Driver's License
  • Current Auto Liability Insurance according to Company Policy

Required Computer Skills / Equipment Used

  • Demonstrate proficiency with electronic medical record application
  • Demonstrate proficiency with HR Payroll System
  • Blood Pressure Equipment
  • Routine Blood/I.V. Supplies
  • Personal Protective Equipment

Physical Requirements:

  • Job will require frequent lifting of objects up to 40 pounds

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Our Organization does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, or any other characteristic(s) protected by federal, state, and local laws. The Organization will also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities should a request for an accommodation be made.



Qualifications

Experience
Required
  • Previous Home Health preferred


Licenses & Certifications
Required
  • Automobile Insurance
  • CPR Certification
  • Driver License
  • Licensed Practical Nurse



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