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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Healthcare
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Job Description

Position Summary:

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) works under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse Supervisor. Accurately and safely provides direct client care using standard nursing care principles, procedures, and practices.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing
  • Have and maintain an active, valid, current, unrestricted license (with no limitations, stipulations or pending adverse actions) to practice nursing as a licensed practical nurse (LPN).
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Strong problem solving, decision making, adaptability, and change management skills
  • One (1) year previous medical experience preferably in Hospital, nursing home, or home care experience.
  • Thorough understanding of Medical Terminology
  • Must complete Mastercare's pre-employment screening and new hire process
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English proficiently
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal directions
  • Must possess the high regard for the integrity of the position including attendance.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to perform the duties of the position including lifting up to 50 lbs. Bending, stooping, sitting for long periods of time, and standing to accomplish duties
  • Must have sufficient visual acuity with correction to work effectively with computers and printed material
  • Must have hearing acuity to hear spoken communications while on the phone or in person

Work Environment:

LPN's will typically work in various client homes, with varying conditions and elements, but will additionally spend time in an organized professional office environment. There is exposure risk to disease, bloodborne pathogens, and bodily fluids. Personal protective equipment is required for all personal care procedures when caring for clients.

Essential Duties:

  • Visits treats and cares for Mastercare clients
  • Will be accountable for all* clinical nursing duties as required by the PCP
  • Customer Service - Provide a superior level of service to our customers and clients
  • Consistently documents nursing care and activities daily to maintain accurate and compliant medical records
  • Accurately administers medications and care as prescribed on the PCP
  • Evaluate and monitor client status and make any and all necessary recommendations to the current PCP
  • Follow up with any recommendations made to the PCP to ensure all physician changes have been implemented
  • Consistently assists and maintains a safe work environment
  • Implements appropriate age-specific interventions to all Mastercare clients as assigned or requested
  • Provides safety and care education to clients and their families as needed.
  • Safely and appropriately intervenes in all emergency situations
  • Effectively communicates with clients to ensure they understand the care they are receiving.
  • Effectively communicates with the other healthcare staff of Mastercare to ensure total continuity of care.
  • Safely and effectively operates medical equipment necessary to care for clients per individual PCP
  • Meet with supervisors to discuss employee any client issues,
  • Daily, Monthly, and Quarterly reports
  • Continually serves as point of contact for clients and Service Supervisors
  • Serves as a resource and participates in training and orientation of other staff as necessary
  • Other duties necessary or required


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location