Full-Time Contract, Home Health, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)-West Monroe, LA 

West Monroe, LA
Sunbelt Homehealth - LPN Contract 05/10 Apply

Sunbelt Staffing, a nationwide healthcare staffing agency, is seeking a compassionate and experienced Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for a 13-week contract position in West Monroe, LA. The successful candidate will join our client, a leading nationwide home health agency, and provide quality patient care in a home-based setting.

Contract Details:

  • Location: West Monroe, LA
  • Company: Sunbelt Staffing
  • Contract Length: 13 Weeks (with possible extension upon successful start and completion)
  • Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, with occasional weekends and on-call duty (typically one weekend per month on-call)
  • Compensation: Negotiable, based on experience and territory budget
  • Mileage Reimbursement: from patient home to home
  • Blended Pay Packages: Available for travelers
  • Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401k match after 90 days

Job Responsibilities

  • Regularly assess patients' vital signs, symptoms, and overall health status, documenting changes in condition.
  • Clean and dress wounds, monitor for signs of infection, and report any concerns to the supervising RN or physician.
  • Perform tasks such as blood draws, tube feedings, and other medical procedures as prescribed by the care plan.
  • Follow care plans developed by the supervising RN or physician, adjusting as necessary and communicating any changes.
  • Accurately document all patient care activities, assessments, and interactions using Homecare Homebase or similar software.
  • Ensure all documentation is accurate, complete, and submitted within the required timeframe, using Homecare Homebase for record-keeping.

Requirements

  • Active Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) License in the state of Louisiana.
  • Minimum of 1 year of home health experience.
  • Proficiency in Homecare Homebase (HCHB).
  • Current American Heart Association or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Reliable transportation with valid driver's license.
  • Ability to meet Joint Commission onboarding standards upon offer.

West Monroe, Louisiana, is a vibrant city in northeastern Louisiana's Ouachita Parish. Known for its small-town charm and Southern hospitality, West Monroe is a community with deep roots and a strong sense of heritage. The city is part of the Monroe metropolitan area, but it has carved out its unique identity with a mix of historic districts, family-friendly attractions, and a burgeoning arts scene. Antique Alley, one of West Monroe's most iconic spots, draws visitors with its eclectic collection of shops, boutiques, and eateries. Beyond the downtown area, the city offers ample outdoor recreation, thanks to its proximity to the Ouachita River and nearby parks, such as Kiroli Park, where residents and visitors enjoy lush landscapes and scenic walking trails. As home to several annual events and festivals, West Monroe fosters a strong sense of community spirit, celebrating its culture with music, food, and family-friendly entertainment. This blend of history, culture, and recreation makes West Monroe a unique and inviting place to live, work, and visit.

Important Note Due to this being a contract opportunity with limited training and orientation time, only candidates with prior home health experience and proficiency in Homecare Homebase will be considered. We appreciate your understanding.

If you meet the requirements and are excited about this contract opportunity, we'd love to hear from you! Please submit your resume or reach out directly to [email protected]

Lindsay Schuman
Senior National Healthcare Consultant
[email protected]
813-343-2217

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