LPN/LPT/LVN

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General Information

Job Posting ID 8755637 Creation Date Jun 20, 2019
Employer Posting No 36663763_3 Closing Date Jul 11, 2019
Job Site Address CORSICANA, Texas 75110 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

Requisition: 33639

Title: LPN/LPT/LVN
Job Category: Licensed Practical Nurse
Line of Business: Residential Services

About this Career Opportunity:

Join a team of passionate and caring people who make a difference in people's lives. ResCare is a one of a kind company who not only offers the chance to change people's lives but also offers educational, vocational and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to provide care to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Provide 1:1 care for client following client's plan of care at all times while maintaining client's dignity and independence.

Monitoring clients vital statistics and reporting abnormal findings to the case manager and physician assessments

Administration of medications, feedings, oxygen, ostomy care as needed per client's plan of care and provided assessments of results.

Complete routines as established by other care professionals such as PT, OT, Speech Therapists

Insure infection control policies are maintained at all times, reports possible communicable diseases or infections and insures the overall implementation and practice of infection control procedutres are implemented

Accurately documenting nursing actions of all care given and communication with family, case manager, and physicians as well as documentating the progress and outcomes for established goals and Informs physician, case manager, and families of changes in client's medical condition and needs

Ordering supplies, medications, and feedings as needed to insure adequate amounts are on hand at all times

Ensures all patient needs are being met in accordance with the instructions of the physician.

Monitors incidents involving individuals. Ensures incident reports are completed timeles, accurately, and case managers are informed; examines the individual following the incident

Ensuring all medical equipment is maintained and report faulty equipment to DME for repair

Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

Proof of current license as an LPN or LVN in good standing from the state(s) of practice

Current CPR certification

Ability to work in a home-like setting.

Be able to bend stoop, push, pull, sit, and walk for periods of time

Able to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting 50 pounds

Knowledge of individual service plans, including understanding of client rights and health needs

Must have completed post secondary coursework to facilitate licensure as an LPN or LVN

Additional Information

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

About Our Company

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a LPN/LPT/LVN.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

4517 W STATE HIGHWAY 31, CORSICANA, TX 75110-9586 USA



Res-Care, Inc., dba BrightSpring Health Services (“ResCare”), is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.
Supervisory Experience Required No
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor Yes
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Registered Nurses
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and Associates Degree


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Job Title LPN/LPT/LVN
36663763_3
State Agency Name RESCARE INC
Job Closing Date Jul 11, 2019
Open Until Filled No

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