Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1021
This position will focus on triage - both phone and in person. FT Mon-Fri hours. Under clinical supervision, the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs assigned nursing procedures and provides general nursing care to participants, in accordance with InnovAge policies and all applicable regulations.
Essential Functions and Work Responsibilities
Estimated Percent of time Spent - (Approximately 100% of Time)
Provides general nursing care which includes the supervision or administration of prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with nursing standards.
Furnishes services, treatments and diagnostic and preventive procedures as assigned per the plan of care, in accordance with agency policies and applicable regulations
Performs treatment(s) per policies and procedures.
Implements the orders written by primary care and nursing orders when necessary.
Performs phlebotomy functions when necessary
Instructs participants and family regarding medications and treatment instructions and ensures understanding of given information.
Observes, records, and reports participants condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to physicians.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
High School Diploma or GED required
Licensure, Certification, Registration or Designation
Current State Issued Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) license
Current CPR card or the ability to obtain a CPR card.
Work Experience and Qualifications
A minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly
One to three years of experience as an LPN in a clinic or long term care setting with geriatrics experience
Knowledge of medications used in the treatment of geriatrics
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