ResCareTitle: LPN Licensed Practical Nurse (Healthcare - Nursing)Job Category: Nursing/SkilledLine of Business: HomeCare ServicesAbout ResCareJoin us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a LPN Licensed Practical Nurse (Healthcare - Nursing). In this position, you will play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.Are you passionate about helping others? Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.LPN Licensed Practical Nurse (Healthcare - Nursing) ResponsibilitiesThe LPN is responsible for assessing clients, documenting observation and assessment data, evaluating outcomes, and implementing the nursing plan of care.Your specific duties in this role will include:Monitoring person served vital statistics and reporting of out of range findings to the RN and physician as indicatedMaintaining communication with supervising RN or physicianScreen individuals post incident as assignedScreening ill individuals and referring to a physician if neededOrdering, transcribing, reviewing, monitoring, and discontinuing medication as ordered by physician; disposing of unused medication per policy and reporting adverse reactions and appropriate follow-up to phone orders to assure the signed order is in the recordEnsuring that monthly Medication Administration Records (MAR's) are in each individual's record and are free of errors at the time of each reviewAccurately documenting nursing actions and nursing summaries on a timely basisEnsure that infection control policies and practice for the prevention of transmission of disease are evidenced by the use of appropriate hand washing, glove usage and surface disinfection.Arranging for and/or ensuring completion of medical appointments and follow-up as indicatedCommunicating health issues and recommendations to staff, other health providers, and familiesCoordinating hospital admissions, discharges, and follow-upEstablishing and maintaining professional rapport with clients, families, and other health providersWriting or ensuring the completion of progress notes summarizing individual's current health status for the month, including, but not limited to physician visits, laboratory results, diagnostic testing, dental hygiene, and changes in health statusEnsuring that furnishings, equipment, and supplies are maintained within guidelines established to prevent the spread of diseaseProvide training of staff and persons served as requested by supervising RN or physicianSpecific RequirementsAs an LPN, you will operate as a vital member of our healthcare team. We are seeking capable, compassionate professionals with a desire to contribute to a team environment.Requirements include:Completion of post-secondary education nursing coursework as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational NurseCurrent license in good standingValid driver's licenseAble to bend, stoop, push, pull, sit, an... For full info follow application link.ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.