VNA Health Group is a premiere Medicare/Medicaid-certified provider of home health, hospice, and community-based services. We’ve been serving families and individuals with the most advanced, comprehensive clinical home care in NJ since 1912.
We are currently looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our team. This position would be responsible for providing quality care and nursing services under the direction of a Registered Nurse or an Advanced Practice Nurse. Responsibilities likely to include testing for COVID-19, vaccination administration, and patient education. This position will cover the following counties: Monmouth, Ocean, Middlesex and Union county.
ResponsibilitiesSupports organization’s mission by striving for excellence in all aspects of their job with a focus on positive interpersonal relationship with co-workersDemonstrates the ability to administer SARS-COV-2 testing: saliva test and nasopharyngeal collection techniquesDemonstrates the ability to administer a wide variety of vaccinations according to manufacturer instructionsArranges pop-up clinic sites for efficient client flow with the proper use of Personal Protective Equipment and infection control measures in place for safetyCompletes required paperwork accurately and in a timely mannerMonitors quality and appropriateness of services providedEstablishes and maintains professional working relationship with health care providers and other members of the disciplinary teams in providing care to clientsAdheres to agency infection control and safety policiesAdheres to the organization’s policy in regards to absenteeism and appearance
QualificationsGraduate of an NLN accredited LPN program with current NJ LPN licensure 2+ years of nursing experience, including performing clinical procedures such as those noted aboveGood verbal and written communication skillsComputer skills requisite to complete online documentation, manage laboratory records, and communicate through email.Excellent organizational and interpersonal skillsCar and valid driver’s licenseWillingness and ability to travel as needed
Working Conditions/Physical Demand: Working indoors and outdoors with clinical equipment and use of phone and computer; must be able to lift fifty pounds (50 lbs.)