Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

ComForCare Home Care - Vancouver Island - Victoria, BC (30+ days ago)

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Looking for a LPN to join our home care family

Description:

At ComForCare Home Care we value our nurses like family and invite you to become a part of our team. We celebrate success and have fun! If you are an LPN and have a background in geriatric care management, consider working with a team dedicated to helping seniors live comfortably in their own homes. Our mission is to help our clients live their best life possible despite age and physical limitations. We hope to keep seniors out of hospitals and assisted living facilities and living independently for as long as possible.

Initial Client Home Evaluations

You will visit clients in their homes and provide initial evaluations of the physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs of clients and their families. You will help develop appropriate patient-centred care plans so that clients receive the best possible home care with respect to conditions or injuries. You will counsel clients and their families regarding self-care, chronic condition management, and evaluate clients’ responses to care provided.

Hospital Relations

You will act as the clinical care coordinator for assigned individuals and their families, collaborating with clients’ other healthcare professionals as needed.

Working with Caregivers

After doing initial client home evaluations, You may help select an appropriate caregiver whose personality and skills are compatible with the needs and persona of the client. You will review care plans with caregivers to ensure understanding and help clients to receive the best care possible. You may also help to train and instruct caregivers on critical skills that may be necessary when assisting with condition management.

A Unique and Interesting Position

If you enjoy a regular change of scenery as opposed to an institutional-style setting. Generally you do not have to participate in many “front-line” nursing activities, acting mainly as a position of authority and performing administrative-style duties.

Join the Team

If you would like to play a key role in improving the lives of the elderly or disabled, we invite you to contact us.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Salary: $29.00 to $31.00 /hour

Licence:

  • CPR (Required)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No