Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Home Health
While the world is cautioned to stay home in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, BAYADA s mission to safely keep people there has never been more important. Without home care, our clients risk infection and hospitalization, at hospitals with already-strained resources. With the protection of our clients and caregivers as our highest priority, we have mobilized a swift, efficient, and comprehensive response so that we can stay on the front lines, giving care safely. If you re the type of person who rises to the occasion and wants to make a difference in the lives of others, we want to meet you (virtually, even)! We can work through this crisis together. BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced per diem Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN, for a position performing home health visits. This office services adult and geriatric clients on a per visit basis in territories throughout Frederick County, MD. As a home care nurse, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides skilled nursing and rehabilitative care to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home. Responsibilities for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN): Making home visits to clients living in designated territories. Performing assigned duties, including administration of medication, wound care, treatments, and procedures. Monitoring clients' conditions; reporting changes to Clinical Manager and Client Services Manager. Following up with, executing, and properly documenting doctors' orders. Performing client assessments as necessary. Case management and coordination. Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to client care management and services provided, utilizing electronic medical records on a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet. Qualifications for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN): A current license as a Licensed Practice Nurse in the state of Maryland. A minimum of one year of recent, verifiable experience as an LPN. Graduation from an accredited and approved nursing program, as indicated by school transcript or diploma. Prior home care experience strongly preferred, but not required. Demonstrated ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English. Ability to work independently and manage time effectively. Strong interpersonal skills. Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred. Ability to travel to cases as assigned. BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset: Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values. Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities. Advance your career with specially designed career tracks. Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability. Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; mileage reimbursement; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement. BAYADA recognizes and rewards our LPNs who set and maintain the highest standards of excellence. Join our caring team today! Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.