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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) - Home Health

Job Description

Division: Home Health

Patient Coverage Area: South Austin

$2,500 Sign On Bonus

 

Encompass Health’s home health & hospice services are now Enhabit Home Health & Hospice. We remain committed to delivering a better way to care for our patients and their loved ones, helping them achieve their specific care goals in the comfort and safety of their own homes.

 

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:

  • Generous time off with pay for full-time employees
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Scholarship program for employees and their children
  • Matching 401(k) plan for all employees
  • Comprehensive insurance plans for medical, dental, and vision coverage for full-time employees
  • Supplemental insurance policies for life, disability, as well as critical illness, hospital indemnity and accident insurance plans for full-time employees
  • Flexible spending account plans for full-time employees
  • Minimum essential coverage health insurance plan for all employees
  • Electronic medical records & mobile devices for all clinicians
  • Incentivized bonus plan

Responsibilities

Encompass Health is looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) to join our growing and dynamic team.

  • Provide nursing care to patients in the home setting, which includes a wide range of medical/surgical procedures and involves monitoring patient status and compliance and performance of procedures.
  • Consult with our RNs, physicians, and office staff in providing details about patient care.
  • Prepare for and participate in weekly Case Conference meetings

LVN responsibilities include but are not limited to:         

  • Patient Assessments
  • Medication administration
  • Administration of prescribed treatment and therapies
  • Care planning
  • Communication with other members of the patients' multi-disciplinary team
  • Supply management
  • Emergency management
  • Coordination of care
  • Health promotion and teaching
  • Training of family members

Qualifications

1. Must hold a current and unencumbered Vocational Nursing License in the state which you intended to work.

2. Must possess current CPR certification.