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421002 H2002 LPN 2

Penn Medicine
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Functions collaboratively within the team by observing the patient /family needs and facilitating care. The LPN provides direct nursing care to home care patients within the scope of practice for LPNs. Follows the Plan of Care (POC) established by the RN and the Interdisciplinary Team for patients.1. Planning: At subsequent visits to patient and family, follows established plan of care (POC) developed by the RN and understands the process for changing the POC according to the patient and family needs. To do so, the LPN will communicate the needs to the RN who will generate a verbal order to the physician for changes to the POC as needed.2. Implementation and coordination of services: Follows the appropriate preventative and palliative nursing procedures according to the Nurse Practice Act for LPNs.3. Improvement of care: Reviews the POC with the RN and RN Team Manager and updates or revises the POC under the direction of the RN to address current patient/family needs. Participates in performance improvement activities as requested.

Current licensure as a licensed practical nurse for Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a current CPR certification.\n\nDegree Requirements and Minimum Experience Required:\nGraduate of an NLN accredited licensed practical nursing program. Two years of acute care, home or hospice care or long-term care full time experience as a licensed practical nurse. Must be able to satisfactorily complete the orientation process. Must pass all competency testing.

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Posted: 2019-10-03 Expires: 2019-11-02

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421002 H2002 LPN 2

Penn Medicine
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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