LPN - Home Health - Anoka

Knute Nelson   Anoka, MN   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on July 10, 2024
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Schedule: Full-time | 80 hours per pay period | Monday-Friday | 8 am - 4:30 pm

  • Responsible for delivery of nursing services in accordance with the standards & practices of nursing, state & federal regulations and Knute Nelson's policies and procedures with minimal supervision.
  • Assure that the highest degree of quality care, customer service, fiscal responsibility, and regulatory compliance is maintained at all times.
  • Receive clinical direction and supervision from licensed Registered Nurses.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Direct Client Care - Caring out preventative and rehabilitative nursing procedures as appropriate for the client's care and safety as directed by the Registered Nurse. Observing signs and symptoms and reporting to the physician reactions to treatments, including drugs, and changes in the client's physical or emotional condition. Teaching, supervising and counseling the client and caregivers regarding the nursing care needs and other related problems of the client at home.
  • Client Records and Billing - Provide accurate and timely documentation of services rendered utilizing agency EMR. Demonstrate understanding and knowledge of all payer sources and authorization required. Complete and document supervisory visits with the HHA per regulations.
  • Communication - Communicate effectively with clients, families, referral sources, physicians, and the interdisciplinary team. Demonstrate exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Other Duties as Assigned - The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.
Education and Experience Required:
  • Must be licensed as a Practical Nurse in the state of Minnesota.
  • Must obtain CPR certification within 6 months from date of hire.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and use of an insured personal vehicle.
  • Must complete and pass a state required background study.
  • Able to communicate verbally and in writing to the extent required by the position.
  • Able to physically perform the duties required by the position.
  • Required to have the ability to read, write and speak English well enough to communicate with staff, clients and families.
Reports To: Regional Clinical Manager