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ResCare Kansas, Life Choices* LPN/LPT/LVN in Newton, Kansas

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Newton, KS, United States

Title:'LPN/LPT/LVNJob Category:'Licensed Practical NurseLine of Business:'Residential Services'

About this Career Opportunity:

Join a team of passionate and caring people who make a difference in people's lives.' ResCare is a one of a kind company who not only offers the chance to change people's lives but also offers educational, vocational and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to provide care to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

+ Provide 1:1 care for client following client's plan of care at all times while maintaining client's dignity and independence.

+ Monitoring clients vital statistics and reporting abnormal findings to the case manager and physician assessments

+ Administration of medications, feedings, oxygen, ostomy care as needed per client's plan of care and provided assessments of results.

+ Complete routines as established by other care professionals such as PT, OT, Speech Therapists

+ Insure infection control policies are maintained at all times, reports possible communicable disease or infections and insures the overall implementation and practice of infection control procedutres are implemented

+ Accurately documenting nursing actions of all care given and communication with family, case manager, and physicians as well as documentating the progress and outcomes for established goals and Informs physician, case manager, and families of changes in client's medical condition and needs

+ Ordering supplies, medications, and feedings as needed to insure adequate amounts are on hand at all times

+ Ensures all patient needs are being met in accordance with the instructions of the physician.