Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - In-home Healthcare (East Tennessee) in East TN from Cookeville to Knoxville, Oneida to Kingston at Crown Services, Inc

Date Posted: 12/31/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Looking for LPNs to fill full-time, part-time and PRN (as needed) shifts to care for clients in the privacy of their home (also seeking RNs, CNAs and Homemakers for in-home care).

Are you tired of working long and unpredictable hours in a healthcare facility? Would you like to have a more predicable schedule and use a wholistic support approach in caring for someone?

Positions are regularly available in many cities/counties in Eastern Tennessee, between Cookeville and Knoxville, and including Livingston, Jamestown, Oneida, Wartburg, Kingston and Crossville.

What we need:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse, currently licensed in the state of Tennessee
  • Able to provide in-home direct patient case
  • Ability to assist in moving patients up to 200 lbs.
  • Possess the basics of personal care, housekeeping and nutritional meal preparation
  • Has interest and concern for people; enjoys helping others
  • Ability to use a ventilator and/or perform a tracheostomy is preferred, but not required

Other items:

  • Pay: $18-20/hour
  • Full-time rotates between three and four 12-hour days a week
  • Hours vary for part-time and PRN (as needed)
  • Most full-time positions are for a single client and on a fixed schedule
  • Must have current, valid driver’s license, insurance and reliable transportation
  • Must pass a drug screen and background check

Crown Services and the company client both offer medical and dental insurance, plus other optional benefits, such as disability and life insurance.

This is a direct-hire position !

Job Requirements

What you will do:

  • Take vital signs
  • Collect samples
  • Administer medication
  • Assist with rehabilitation
  • Participate in activities of interest
  • Establish a relationship with patient and family
  • Ensure patient comfort – assist with hygiene, prepare meals, routine housekeeping tasks, run errands and patients to appointments
  • Provide physical, emotional, mental and developmental support
  • Report on the status and progress of patient
  • Adhere to policies, processes and procedures, plus health and safety guidelines