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Home Health LVN North or South Austin

Austin, TX 78701
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  • Job Code
    869878
  • Jobs Rated
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Opportunities with Homecare Dimensions. For more than 20 years, Homecare Dimensions has been bringing compassionate and skilled care into the homes of patients throughout Southern Texas. Our focus on combining empathy with quality of care enables us to effectively act as a supportive partner to primary care providers. And that makes our organization a perfect fit to Optum and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. Career opportunities with Homecare Dimensions provide you with flexibility, autonomy and incredible support. More importantly, you'll discover the tools, resources, training and technology that only a leader like Optum can provide. Want to make a bigger difference? Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

 

In this LVN role, you will provide skilled nursing services and assists with the coordination of home health care services for assigned patients.  Ensures quality and safe delivery of home health care services in compliance with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and policies.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Performs all duties and procedures within the scope of a Licensed Vocational Nurse (procedures, injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy, etc)
  • Coordinates healthcare screening results as directed by providers, company standards, and policies
  • Performs complete assessment of the patient's condition during every home health patient encounter
  • Delivers exceptional customer service and maintains established quality control standards
  • Assists the physician and/or home health care RNs in performing specialized procedures following the physician's plan of care to include assessments, medication administration, wound care, therapeutic treatments, and skilled teaching as ordered and indicated
  • Prepares equipment and material for patient treatments, observing aseptic techniques as required
  • Assists patients in learning appropriate self-care techniques
  • Recognizes and reports life-threatening situations and responds appropriately
  • Reports changes in the patient's condition to the CTM on a daily basis
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical, medical, and regulatory instruction and deal with numerous contemporaneous issues and problems involving delivery of patient care

 

Market travel up to 75% in either the south or north Austin.

 

The pace is fast and you'll need to be comfortable managing multiple priorities. You may be required to work in multiple locations, so scheduling flexibility is essential. You must also be able to respond calmly and effectively in emergency situations.

 

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Full benefits within 30 days, PTO, bonus potential, annual reviews, 57.5 cents per mile, hourly role which pays you for your travel and notes time!


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Posted: 2020-05-23 Expires: 2020-06-22

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Home Health LVN North or South Austin

UnitedHealth Group
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