Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN Sentara Home Health Woodbridge

Location
Woodbridge, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 25, 2019
Closes
Apr 10, 2019
Ref
121398BR
Function
Other
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Homecare
Our highly skilled team of clinicians with Sentara Home Health Services partners with individual physicians to coordinate the multiple therapies and services each patient may require – from skilled nursing care and infusion therapy to respiratory care and medical equipment. Sentara Home Health Services is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care and belongs to a number of local, state and national organizations. Sentara Home Health Services has been ranked in the Top 10 Home Care Agencies in America by Home Care Magazine over the past several years, and has won the Best-Practice Award for Asthma Management (American Association of Health Plans). We are Medicare-Medicaid Certified for home health and Medicare-Medicaid & Tricare hospice certified.


Other
Be a part of a Top Healthcare Provider in the Coastal Virginia Area!
Market: Sentara is a Virginia and Southeast North Carolina based large healthcare provider that has been in business for over a 125 years. More than 300 sites of care, including 12 acute care hospitals and we never had a layoff!
Award winning: Sentara has eleven Acute Care Facilities across the state of Virginia and one in Northeastern North Carolina; the people of the communities that we serve have nominated Sentara “Employer of Choice” for over 10 years. U.S. News and Report recognize Sentara as having the Best Hospitals for 15+ years.
Benefits: Sentara offers an attractive array of full time benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Sick, Tuition Reimbursement, a 401k/403B with matching funds, a Paid Pension Plan, Performance Plus Bonus, Career Advancement Opportunities, Work Perks and more. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates!
Our success is supported by a family-friendly culture that encourages community involvement and creates unlimited opportunities for development and growth. Sentara recognizes our employees by offering:

  • Competitive pay plans
  • Comprehensive health care plans
  • Generous paid annual leave
  • Fully funded retirement plan and 401k/403b plan
  • Long and short term disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flex spending and life insurance
  • You can expect employee recognition, performance rewards, plus countless services and programs to enhance work/life balance.

Be a part of an excellent healthcare organization that cares about our People, Quality, Patient Safety, Service and Integrity. Join a team that has a Mission to improve health every day, join the Sentara Team!


Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire. Home Health: 1 year LPN experience required

Responsibilities:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the supervision of an RN or Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) in the clinical setting, within the scope of practice dictated by the State Boards of Nursing. The LPN demonstrates professional and clinical knowledge relative to designated clinical practice setting in the delivery of direct patient care, adhering to the level of verified competency dictated by the site specific program. The LPN works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support and communicate effectively with other licensed independent practitioners (Physicians, NP, PA) in collaboration while providing care and treatment for patients, clinical support and teaching for patient and family members, and adheres to the legal and ethical standards of nursing practice. Maintains all certifications and licensure relevant to clinical practice setting. LPN manages responsibilities of workload with accuracy, provides excellence in customer service, performs testing, medication administration and the implementation of nursing interventions and care plans to support a holistic approach to patient care. The LPN serves as patient advocate in the prevention of illness or disease.

Qualifications:

Education Level
Diploma - NURSING OR
Trade School Graduate - NURSING

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Licensed Practical Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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