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Home Health Licensed Vocational Nurse

Company: Sunglo Home Health Service Inc.
Location: Harlingen
Posted on: May 13, 2024

Job Description:

*Sunglo Home Health Services, Inc.* has been on mission _since 1989_ to serve adults in the Rio Grande Valley & South Texas in need of healthcare services, whether Medicare, private insurance, private pay or charity. We partner with the patient, their families, and referring clinicians to offer services to help improve their quality of life through comprehensive continuum-of-care programs.We are looking for loyal individuals to _partner with us_ to provide excellence in care, foster team development, and promote our culture of service. If you are looking for a fast-paced environment, with room for growth and development, that makes a dynamic impact on our local community you have found _a place to belong at __*Sunglo*_!_Sunglo RGC_ is looking for an LVN that will assume the responsibility for the care of patients in their homes, through the provision of comprehensive skilled nursing services. The LVN will provide nursing care through the utilization of the home assessment, nursing diagnosis and care plans.```Duties: ```- Provide direct patient care in their residence- Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians or healthcare providers- Monitor patients' vital signs and report any changes or abnormalities to the appropriate medical personnel- Assist with patient assessments, including taking medical histories and performing physical examinations- Perform basic laboratory tests, such as phlebotomy and specimen collection- Triage patients and prioritize care based on their needs- Provide education and support to patients and their families regarding their healthcare needs- Assist with procedures, such as wound care, tube feedings, and catheterizations- Adhere to infection control protocols to ensure patient safety```Experience: ```- Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)- Experience in pediatrics, acute care, or long-term care is preferred- Proficiency in medication administration and dosage calculations- Familiarity with electronic health record systems (e.g., KINNSER) for documentation purposes- Ability to phlebotomize and perform basic laboratory tests- Knowledge of infection control practices and protocolsIf you are a dedicated Licensed Vocational Nurse with a passion for providing high-quality patient care, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications.Job Types: Part-time, PRNPay: $25.00 per hourMedical specialties:* Geriatrics* Home Health* Wound CareStandard shift:* Day shiftSupplemental schedule:* On callWeekly schedule:* Choose your own hours* Every weekend* Monday to Friday* Rotating weekends* Weekends as neededWork Location: On the roadby Jobble

Keywords: Sunglo Home Health Service Inc., Harlingen , Home Health Licensed Vocational Nurse, Healthcare , Harlingen, Texas

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