PACE - LPN - PDM in West Palm Beach, FL at MorseLife Health System

Date Posted: 10/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

      Express Your Inner Greatness Within a Great Place to Work! 

LEADERSHIP, TEAMWORK, PASSION, IMPACT, QUALITY, and CUSTOMER FOCUS are our core values. If you posses them, we want to get to know you better!

Imagine putting your skill and passion to work, bringing a greater quality of life to countless patients. Imagine being part of an industry-leading team in the fastest growing sector of health care today – senior care. That’s exactly the opportunity that awaits you in a nursing career with MorseLife – one of America’s premier health care centers.

  


PACE- Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)


 

 

 

How to make an impact: 

- Provides services in accordance with agency policies which include:
             a) preparing clinical and progress notes;
             b) assisting the Registered Nurse or physician in performing                        specialized duties;
             c) assisting the Registered Nurse in carrying out the plan of                         care;
             d) assisting the client in learning appropriate self-care                                  techniques.
- Prepares clinical and progress notes (not to include admission).

 - Observes, records, and reports to the appropriate person symptoms,           reactions and changes including general physical and mental condition of clients and signs and symptoms which may be indicative of untoward changes.


- Assists the Registered Nurse in performing specialized procedures as directed by the Registered Nurse under physician's orders

- Fosters cooperative effort among personnel by understanding the functions of other persons involved in client care and by active participation in team and staff conferences


- The Licensed Practical Nurse with the education and proven clinical competence may perform certain treatments/procedures provided the PACE’s policies and the State's regulatory acts allow their performance

- Only Licensed Advanced trained Practical/Vocational Nurses with documented skill in performing these functions may:
     a) Administer medications, observe and report signs of adverse                              reactions.
     b) Inspect intravenous insertion sites and remove peripheral I.V.                           needles/catheters.
     c) Hang hydrating fluid without medications.
     d) Hang I.V.'s premixed with medications.
     e) Flush peripheral lines with saline or heparin solutions.
      f) Changing bandages, wound dressings & Catheters

Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Knowledgeable of service guidelines.

 

  • Demonstrated emergency medical technical competencies.
    Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  Leadership .Teamwork. Passion. Impact. 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. A career at MorseLife is more than just a job, our work is challenging and we embrace that! This is the chance to touch lives, to redefine and surpass your own expectations.  If you are ready to Express your Inner Greatness, we are ready to hear from you!

MorseLife is ideal for professionals looking to express their own Inner Greatness. Has your Inner Greatness yet to be appreciated? 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.