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LPN/LVN-Home Health-Full Time, Day

Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

AMITA Health Home Care is hiring a full-time, day shift, LPN to join our multidisciplinary home health care team. This position will provide you autonomy as you will manage your daily visit schedule independently.


Work Hours: Monday thru Friday  rotating weekend and holidays.


You will receive a laptop or android tablet and iPhone, and your supplies will be delivered directly to the patient with no office pick-up required. This position will offer you support through our well-constructed onboarding and orientation program. 



Dempster Offices - Des Plaines, IL


What You Will Do:

Provide care to patients under the direction of a registered nurse or physician, functioning within scope of license.

  • Deliver care to assigned clients and performs direct care in accordance with established plan of care.
  • Deliver safe care at all times that is in line with physician orders, home health policy and established nursing care standards.
  • Maintain communication regarding patient progress with physician, supervisor, staff and family members as appropriate to the situation.
  • Report patient-related observations to supervising RN on a daily basis.
  • Administer medications and observe patients for adverse reactions to medications or treatments.
  • Provide documentation that follows the established treatment plan, supports coordination of patient care, meets regulatory requirement and assures reimbursement.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Drivers License credentialed from the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles (IL-DMV) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
Why Join Our Team:

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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