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Company: Trinity Health Corporation
Location: Norristown
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Employment Type:Full timeShift:Description:Mercy LIFE Montgomery County, a member of Trinity Health PACE, is seeking a full-timeLPNfor its location inNorristown, Pennsylvania.The primary purpose of this position is to provide oversight and management to the provision of service delivery to participants. Provide skilled nursing care and prescribed treatments to participants according to professional nursing standards and primary care orders.Position requires strong phlebotomy skills.This position will work Monday through Friday 8 am to 430 pm. Occasional weekends will be required. Typically, this would be once weekend every one to two months. When weekend work is required, it would be on a on- call basis and work could be performed in person or via the phone, depending on the nature of care required.Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) coordinate and provide all needed preventive, primary, acute and long-term care services so that older individuals can continue living in the community. PACE is an innovative model that enables individuals who are 55 years old or older and certified by their state to need nursing home care to live as independently as possible. Through PACE, today's fragmented health care financing and delivery system comes together to serve the unique needs of each individual in a way that makes sense to the frail elderly, their informal caregivers, health care providers and policy makers.Mercy LIFE Montgomery Countyprovides a competitive compensation and benefit package that complements this opportunity for personal growth and professional advancement.Benefits of joining a winning team!Warm and supportive environmentEnjoy a truly patient-centered focusExcel with supportive, motivated colleagues in an inspiring environmentFlexibilityCompetitive salaryCareer paths and professional developmentLearn the industry's best, easy-to-use, advanced technologyOther benefitsHealth, dental and vision insuranceShort and long-term disability403bGenerous paid time offMileage reimbursementComprehensive orientationEssential Functions include but are not limited to:Provide skilled nursing care and prescribed treatments to participants according to professional nursing standards and primary care orders. Demonstrates nursing care to and instructs participants and families in treatments and other self-care interventions.Participate in daily program activities and provides comprehensive plan of care to meet participant needs and promote optimum health, independence and self-care.Communicate, counsels and guides participants and families regarding service needs and concerns; makes referrals as appropriate.Maintain current written/electronic records and documents related to participant care.Actively serves on the Quality Assessment and Process Improvement (QAPI) Committee. Involved in the development and implementation of QAPI activities.Manage and facilitate coordination and collaboration of participant care with all clinicians and caregivers. Responsible for identification of need and utilization of clinical services.Facilitate integration of new participants into the PACE program health care delivery system, including medication, immunizations, routine monitoring of chronic problems, and nursing care plan development.Assist participant/caregiver with filling of medication sets, administering medications sent by pharmacy and accurately completing documentation process. Instructs participants and families in medication use, side effects and other medication related issues as indicated.Actively participates in the coordination of efforts towards survey preparedness. When necessary contribute to the plan of correction for department deficiencies.Participant assistance may be required in the center, clinic, or home health/In Home Services department. 19.Actively serves on various committees that support the daily operations of the program.Provide on-call coverage during center hours of non-operation.Requirements:Must be a graduate of an accredited Nursing Degree program and possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of PACE Organization.Active CPR Certification required.Minimum of two (2) years of demonstrated successful experience in related services with geriatric population.Minimum of one (1) year of documented experience working with a frail or elderly population.Must have the ability to perform standard clinical procedures according to established protocols and possess initiative, solid problem-solving skills and a high level of accuracy and thoroughness in documenting the delivery of services.Demonstrates superior written, verbal communication and presentation skills appropriate for audience comprehension. Well-developed communication skills, written, oral that may be used either in an on-site or virtual environment is required. Able to communicate effectively with individuals and groups representing diverse perspectives.Must be action-oriented, have business acumen, manage conflict well, be customer focused, have high decision quality, flexibility to adapt to ongoing change and have organizational agility. Ability to work with minimal supervision and exercise independent judgment.APPLY NOW!Our Commitment to Diversity and InclusionTrinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Keywords: Trinity Health Corporation, Philadelphia , LPN, Healthcare , Norristown, Pennsylvania

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