Full Time LPN - PACE West Palm Beach in Daytona Beach, FL at MorseLife Health System

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

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Job Description

Passion. Purpose. PACE.
 
Express Your Inner Greatness at MorseLife. Be part of our PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) Program with sites in West Palm Beach and Delray Beach.  PACE is a managed care plan for seniors age 55 and older who are nursing home-eligible, but prefer to remain at home with healthcare and related services. 
 
As part of our PACE team, you will help seniors age in place, in their own homes, by providing community-based health and wellness services. Join us now to improve life for patients and families who depend on us to be great at what we do. 
 
Teamwork. Passion. Impact. Leadership. Quality. Customer Focus. These are more than just our guiding attributes. They’re the values shared by each member of our team – and the principles behind our success as a 5-Star, Gold Seal, nationally recognized senior care provider. If these traits resemble you as a whole, you may be an excellent match for our most current opportunity:
PACE – Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
In this role, you will provide skilled nursing care and administrative services under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse.
How to make an impact:
  • Provides services in accordance with PACE policies:
  • Assists the Registered Nurse in performing specialized procedures as directed by the Registered Nurse under physician's orders and prepares notes.
  • Fosters cooperative effort among personnel by understanding the functions of other persons involved in client care and by active participation in Interdisciplinary team and staff conferences.
  • Assists the clinic staff in administrative/clerical duties such as scheduling client appointments and sending appropriate authorization to providers.
  • Perform certain treatments/procedures provided PACE policies and the State's regulatory acts:
    • Administer medications, observe and report signs of adverse reactions.
    • Inspect intravenous insertion sites, change dressings, and remove peripheral I.V. needles/catheters.
    • Hang hydrating fluid without medications.
    • Hang I.V.'s premixed with medications.
    • Flush peripheral lines with saline or heparin solutions.
    • Medication Pass
    • Triage and managing clinic flow
    • Direct Patient care including wound care
    • Assisting MD/ARNP as needed and other duties as deemed necessary.

Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the table:
  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; Bachelors degree preferred; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Licensed in the State of Florida as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • A minimum of one year experience working with the frail elderly population required.
  • CPR Certification
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position, including being able to lift (with lift devices or assistance) residents in excess of 100 pounds.

  • Developed written and verbal communication skills.

  • Effective multi-tasking and problem solving skills.

Our PACE model of care is centered on the belief that the well-being of seniors with chronic care needs, and their families, are better served in their own communities whenever possible. So bring your high energy, positive, collaborative attitude to deliver our model and provide high quality care and satisfaction to our participants.
MorseLife is ideal for professionals looking to express their own Inner Greatness. Has your Inner Greatness yet to be noticed? Come join our team and we’ll help you make an impact and surpass even your own expectations!
 
Apply now!
 
MorseLife is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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