Feb 13, 2019

Home Health LVN (1.0-Varied)

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Home Health/Home Care, the Home Health/Home Care LVN provides skilled nursing services in the home to Sutter SeniorCare Participants. **Qualifications:** **Education:** Valid and current California Licensed Vocational Nurses License. **Experience:** One year LVN experience in Hospital, Home Health or Long Term Care. Home-care experience desirable with emphasis on working with the frail elderly. Experience in overseeing the performance of Personal Care Attendants, and HHA a plus. **Knowledge:** Knowledge of the caring for adult population. Care of the frail elderly desired. Fluent in reading and writing English. Bilingual is a plus. **Special Skills/Equipment:** + Must have excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to build rapport and trust with participants and their families. + Must be able to work effectively in the interdisciplinary team model, establishing effective working relationships with all members of the team. + Must be able to work independently and be flexible to changes in daily routines. + Must have valid California Drivers License and dependable vehicle with Auto Insurance. + Must have CPR and First Aid Certificate. **Organization:** Sutter Senior Care **Employee Status:** Regular **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Variable **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Varied Days **Weekend Requirements:** Rotating **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 80 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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