LPN - Home Care

Job Ref: 18538
Category: LPN
Location:
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Home Care Services
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8a-430p

Job Summary

The Home Care Licensed Practical Nurse provides direct nursing services to individuals and families in the home and in the community. This position reports to the Nursing Supervisor, Home care, in conjunction with the patient’s primary nurse.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education
    • Graduate of an approved practical/vocational nursing program.
  • Experience
    • Minimum two years of medical/surgical experience required.
    • Knowledge and experience in the practice of community health nursing preferred.
    • Home care experience preferred.
  • Licensure and/or Certification
    • Current MA license to practice as practical/vocational Nurse.
    • BLS healthcare provider required
  • Skills
    • Basic nursing skills.
    • Communication skills.
    • Assessment skills.
    • Critical thinking skills.
    • Organizational skills.
    • Computer skills.
    • Ability to maintain confidential information.
    • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
    • Excellent customer service skills required.