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Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN

Company: RHA Health Services, LLC
Location: Rome
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Job LocationRome, GAWork ShiftWe are looking for talented individuals who share our dedication to the people we serve and support. We are hiring a LPN!We offer $4,000 SIGN-ON-BONUS!If you are a positive and personable licensed nurse looking for a satisfying and fun opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, join our team at RHA Health Services!The Position: We're looking for an IDD Licensed Practical NursePay: $23.00-$24.00Bonus: $4,000Position Requirements:Graduation from an accredited licensed nurse programCurrent nursing license with no restrictions to practice nursing.Current CPR Certification or eligibility to obtain certificationMust be able to communicate effectively with Interdisciplinary Team Members, as well as the people supported and their familiesMust be able to work independently, be organized, and possess the ability to prioritize work tasksPhysical requirements include: ability to regularly lift 20 pounds. Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 pounds. Must be able to pull a minimum of 25 pounds. Must be able to squat, kneel, crawl, crouch, climb, and stoop. Must be able to regularly stand and walk. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in CPR from the floor level. Vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, and peripheral vision. Must be able to communicate. We need to discuss.Responsibilities:Provide holistic nursing care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilitiesAssist the Registered Nurse in delivering quality nursing services to persons supportedProvide health related training to unlicensed personnelAdminister medications and treatments or assist the person supported with medication administrationAssist with ensuring preventative and routine medical appointments are scheduledConduct medication closest assessmentsCollect health related dataObserve for and report any abnormal health related findings to the physicianCommunicate with physicians, pharmacies, medical suppliers, and the Interdisciplinary TeamAdvocate for the people supported and assist with developing community supports to promote optimal health for the people supportedWe offer the following benefits to full-time employees:Paid Time OffHealth Insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Voluntary Benefits, Employee Assistance Program, Telemed, and Pharmacy Insurance, and a Health Advocate service that helps employees find doctors, schedule appointments, estimate costs, answer medical/prescription questions, resolve medical claims issues and moreCompany-sponsored Life Insurance and AD Insurance401(k) retirement savings programPhysical, Emotional and Financial Wellbeing ProgramsFree diabetic and hypertension medication and supplies (for qualifying employees)Free CPR, first aid, and job-specific training opportunitiesWhy Should You Apply?Ability to help others and make a differenceAbility to join a team of dedicated caregivers, where you will be a valued member of a care team, enabling people RHA supports identify and achieve personal goals, experience, meaningful days, participated in the community, and live more independently.On-the-job training will be provided to learn more about the health needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.About RHA Health Services: At RHA we are all about people - both the people we serve and support and each member of our team. We provide support and services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and mental health and substance use needs.We focus on helping people live their best lives through setting and reaching personal goals, forming and sustaining meaningful community connections and relationships, achieving positive outcomes in health and wellness, and more.If you are ready to make a difference in the lives of people we serve and support apply to join the team today.#HPNURSEIf you are ready to make a difference in the lives of people we serve and support apply to join the team today.RHA is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, we provide reasonable accommodation to qualified employees who have protected disabilities to the extent required by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact our solutions center.

Keywords: RHA Health Services, LLC, Chattanooga , Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN, Healthcare , Rome, Tennessee

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