Company: Nuvance Health
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and
outpatient locations - Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital,
Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern
Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers
Medical Center in New York - plus multiple primary and specialty
care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a
leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices.
Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the
Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and
the Home Care organizations.
CT LPN Licensed required
Provides nursing services to individuals and families by
providing specific nursing procedures to the care of the ill as
well as demonstrating principles of healthful living in homes and
clinics. The Primary Care Nurse (PCN) assumes responsibility for
the family and the patient, with the LPN assisting in care and
reinforcing earlier teaching so that nursing services adequate to
meet nursing needs are maintained. Work is performed under the
direction of and carried out with continuous guidance from an
Provides direct skilled nursing care under the supervision of an
RN in accordance with physician's orders and Plan of Care developed
by the PCN.
Observes and identifies changing individual and family health
needs in ongoing situations. Reports these changes to the
Assists in evaluating outcomes of patient care by reviewing
goals set in plan of care utilizing care steps and physicians'
Reinforces selected patient education as implemented by the
Provides ongoing supervision to Home Health Aides in selected
patient situations only as directed by an RN.
Visits selected pre and postnatal patients in their homes to
demonstrate and instruct patients in the care of infants as well as
providing selected nursing service in relation to the maternity
Interprets programs of service and policies of the Agency to
individuals, families and personnel of other agencies.
Participates in selected case conferences and staff
Participates in Agency in-service education including mandatory
training and updates such as those required by OSHA.
Documents in clinical record and prepares reports as
Participates in Agency Quality Management Program.
Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Experience: one year
Location: Danbury-100 Saw Mill Road
Work Type: Full-Time
Standard Hours: 40.00
Work Schedule: Day 8
Work Shift: 8:30 am - 5:00 om
Org Unit: 606
Department: Licensed Practical Nurse
- HS Graduate or Equivalent
- Significant manual skills / motor coord & finger dexterity
- Some occupational risk
- Extremely heavy effort. May exert > 125 lbs. of force
- Some exposure to dirt, odors, noise, human waste, etc.
EOE, including disability/vets.
We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known
physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a
disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship
on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such
assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview,
please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable
accommodation requests only). Please provide all information
requested to assure that you are considered for current or future
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