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at Sweet Home Healthcare in Pennsylvania (Published at 23-09-2018)

Description (Philadelphia)

Demonstrate good leadership, communication, and writing skills. Demonstrate proficiency in the use of
assessments to develop optimal level of patient care under physician orders. Enforce the policies and procedures of the agency. Follow state regulations set forth by the federal government. Follow state and federal laws as applicable and mandated.
Employee must be able to perform the following essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations.
Demonstrate efficient teamwork with the staff.
Demonstrate competence in documentation of patient assessments.
Understand and perform the admission process plan of care.
Coordinates services and schedule patient visits.
Supervise HHA/DCW field staff as needed.
Perform Supervisory Visits and conduct 6 month Reassessments Visits as needed.
Provide in-service education per DON direction.
Follow state regulations.
Observe, assess, and thoroughly document patient symptom(s) and progress.
Perform the initial home care visit and re-evaluate patient needs and progress as needed.
Coordinate and monitor all patient care and services.
Complete paperwork timely and efficiently.
Maintain patient records according to policy and procedure.
Educate patients and caregivers on disease process, medications, plan of care, and treatment plans
according to the policy and procedure manual.
Follow infection control policy in and out of the office.
Provide quality care to patients in their homes according to policy and procedures.
Participate in the on-call phone schedule rotation.
Participate in and support quality improvement programs.
Notify your immediate supervisor of any change in the patient’s condition.
Discharge the patient from skilled nursing services when the discharge criteria have been met.
Conduct resumption of care visit within 24 hours of hospital discharge.
Provide onsite supervision of HHA/DCW.
Ensures DCW’s are competent to deliver services “with the proper equipment”
Provide all field staff with basic training
Provide basic training on how to perform a basic medical assessment.
Cover DCW/LPN shifts as needed.
Perform consumer retention visits as needed.


  • High School diploma or equivalent.
    State licensed LPN with a Home Healthcare Agency experience.
    One year experience in management in home care or other related health field.
    Should be skilled organizer able to manage office files, log books, and staff schedules.
    Must possess secretarial skill and have a polite telephone manner.
    Must have a criminal check and other checks as required by PA state regulation.
    Demonstrate good oral and written communication along with good documentation skills.

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