Current South Carolina LPN license required
2-4 years experience required
This job provides specialized nursing care within the LPN scope of practice to patients under the direct and indirect supervision of the Congestive Heart Failure/Telehealth RN Program Coordinator, RN Case Manager, and Nurse Manager. Responsible for communicating with other disciplines and agencies involved in patient's care
All team members are responsible for bringing life to our Purpose Statement – Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference – through every action and every interaction at work.
Installs telemonitoring equipment as directed by RN Home Health Program Coordinator or designee.
Electronically monitors telehealth transmissions under the direct and indirect supervision of the RN Home Health Program Coordinator or designee.
Maintains a proactive approach in assisting patients and families, including trouble-shooting telehealth equipment, under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
Reports changes in patient condition to RN Home Health Program Coordinator or RN Case Manager and initiates appropriate interventions to meet patient needs when there is a change in the patient's condition.
Provides safe and quality healthcare services and documents such per agency policy.
Demonstrates competence in the use of equipment and maintains knowledge through continuing education.
Retrieves telehealth equipment from patient's home, cleans equipment, and returns to inventory.
Maintains knowledge of medications.
Educates staff, patients, and caregivers in the use of tele monitoring equipment.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Must have Vocational - Job-related special education. LPN related education required.
Experience: Minimum 2 years of nursing experience.
Licensure, Registry or Certification Required: LPN license required.
Special Training: Nursing skills required.