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HCR Home Care Licensed Practical Nurse in Rochester, New York

Role and Responsibilities

Administer practical nursing care to patients in accordance with physician’s orders under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.

Essential Functions

Under the direct supervision of a CHN/RN/Case Manager and within the scope of practice for a licensed practical nurse:

  • Provide health education according to the teaching plan established by the RN.

  • Provide routine LPN nursing care as outlined in the nursing care plan and within the scope of practice for an LPN.

  • Observe signs and symptoms and report to the physician and case manager reactions to treatments including drugs and changes in the patient’s physical or emotional condition.

  • Document those services rendered to the patient, changes noted in the patient’s condition and/or family and home situations.

  • Document communication with case manager and physician.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education Requirements

  • Diploma as a Licensed Practical Nurse from an approved program

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Currently a Licensed Practical Nurse, licensed with the State of New York Board of Examiners

  • Community health experience preferred