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Providence St. Joseph’s Health: Lpn, Home Health

Providence St. Joseph's Health

This is a Full-time position in Fairview, OR posted August 18, 2021.

Description:Providence is calling an LPN Home Health (1. 0 FTE, Days) to the Clark County Washington territory.Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.We are currently offering a $3000.00 sign on bonus for this position in addition to a competitive hourly wage and excellent Benefits.We are seeking an LPN, Non Contract Home Health East Portland that will work under the direction of a registered nurse to provide quality nursing care to patients in their homes. Assist with collection of assessment data and provides input to the planning of care. Implements plan of care within the scope of licensure. Perform all duties in a manner which promotes team concept and reflects the Providence mission and philosophy.In this position you will have the following responsibilities:Provide patient care to patients in their homesCollaborate with team members to deliver care and document observationsContribute to patient assessment under the supervision of a registered nurse by assisting in identifying changes in patient statusUtilize appropriate standards of care for the identified medical diagnosisPerform basic patient teaching in the home situation according to the plan of careUtilize effective communications skills with patients and their families as well as the home health/hospice team membersUtilize Universal Precautions and safety measures to ensure a safe care environment for patientsPerform procedures and treatments according to accepted agency practicesDemonstrate competencies and knowledge related in the standards of practice for a licensed practical nurse in the state of Oregon when providing careDemonstrate an understanding and respect for patients rights when providing careUtilize positive problem solving when addressing care issuesDemonstrate flexibility in meeting agency requirementsActively support and incorporates the mission and core values into daily activitiesTreat all others with respect and demonstrates excellence, justice and compassion in daily work and relationships with othersDemonstrate competency by maintaining positive, constructive interpersonal relationships, and by understanding and practicing the principles of effective teamworkProtect confidential/private information related to patients, members, employees, and othersConsistently demonstrate and incorporate principles of safety and infection control into daily activities and outlined in Environment of Care, Infection Control, and Exposure Control manuals and department safety policies/proceduresConsistently uses personal protective equipment as required and takes appropriate precautions whenever there is potential for contact with blood, body fluids, chemicals and/or other hazardous materialsMaintain knowledge of work-appropriate aspects of environment of care programs, complies with policies and reports unsafe conditionsSuccessfully complete Environment of Care healthstream modules in the required timeframes and participates in fire drills and emergency exercises, may label, transport and store hazardous waste as described in annual trainingDemonstrate performance by adhering to established policies and procedure and exhibiting the defined characteristics associated with attendance and punctualityDemonstrate competency by knowing and applying the principles of an inclusive work environmentDisplay consistent commitment to customer serviceExhibit quality focus and active involvement in improvement of work processesEmploy learned methods for achieving improved outcomesDemonstrate appreciation of team strength in meeting customers needs and displays personal behavior that has a positive impact for the teamExhibit achievement and learning orientation to work and organizational life by maintaining a broad outlook, demonstrating personal responsibility for keeping up with current information, expanding knowledge and skill and ensuring contribution to organizational successDisplay ability to work in an ever-changing environment and participates constructively in change processesComplete annual mandatory education review and competency programDemonstrate competency by placing a high priority on service to everyone encounteredConsistently show the characteristic of service excellenceQualifications:Required qualifications for this position include:Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) school of nursingCurrent Oregon Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licenseCardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificationOne (1) year of experience in nursing; long term care, acute care, ambulatory care or home health and hospice careValid drivers license and reliable transportationDriving record consistent with GOP Safe Driving Policy 330 Incident Point Matrix at time of hireCurrent AHA-BLS (Basic Life Support for Health Care Provider or ACLS) within thirty (30) days of hireIn compliance with the Providence St. Joseph Health OR, criminal background checkPreferred qualifications for this position include:Experience in home health, hospice or public healthAbout Providence in OregonAs the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,” Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time.” Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visithttps://www.Providenceiscalling.Jobs/rewards-benefits/Our MissionAs expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.About UsProvidence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.Schedule: Full-timeShift: DayJob Category: LPN/LVNLocation: Oregon-PortlandOther Location(s): Washington-Battle Ground, Washington-VancouverReq ID: 307509

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