Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Assisted Living Facility Based Home Health

Job Description

Division: Home Health

Patient Coverage Area: Denver, CO

 

Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection? 

 

Encompass Health is seeking a LPN to join our growing and dynamic Home Health team providing care within Assisted Living Facilities.

 

At Encompass Health, we believe integrated care delivery for post-acute services across the healthcare continuum is critical to achieving the best outcomes for patients.  We can provide a seamless transition of care between inpatient and home-based care that adapts fluidly and helps our patients get back to their lives.

 

We are stronger together and empower our nurses to be the connection by fostering a positive culture of inclusivity and collaboration.

 

Consistently ranked as a top Best-Place-To-Work in the communities we serve, we maintain a workplace that is stable, ethical, and supportive to you so that meaningful, measurable differences can be made in the lives of our patients.  Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include:

  • State-of-the-art resources and tools for secure, compliant, reliable and organized communication between patients and their care team 
  • Generous Paid Time Off plans for full-time employees – 30 days!
  • Web-based education and online instruction to increase knowledge and competency.
  • Scholarship program for employees and their children.
  • Matching 401(k) plan.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans for medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Electronic medical records & mobile devices for all clinicians.
  • Incentivized bonus plan.

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Responsibilities

Home Health with Less Travel!

 

Our Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) work under the direction of RNs and in compliance with Physicians' orders.   Home Health LPNs help evaluate patients and provide nursing services to clients in various senior living communities, including assisted living and independent living facilities.

 

Our facility-based LPNs enjoy:

  • providing care to our patients within the beautiful confines of the assisted living facilities where our patients reside
  • 1:1 patient care
  • the ability to follow each patient from start to discharge

Encompass LPNs work collaboratively with facility wellness staff on a daily basis to ensure strong lines of communication and overall continuity of care for the residents and their loved ones. Additionally, our facility-based LPNs consult as needed with our RNs, physicians, and office staff in providing details about patient care.

Qualifications

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state of employment
  2. A minimum of one year of clinical experience is preferred
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and skill in current nursing practice
  4. Possess a valid state driver’s license and automobile liability insurance