LPN - Hospice
Posted on: May 26, 2023
Gentiva Hospice is member of the Gentiva family - an industry leader in hospice, palliative and personal home care. Our place is by the side of those who need us, offering physical, spiritual and emotional support to patients and their families so they may make the most of every moment. We believe that better care for caregivers and clinicians means better care for everyone, so we offer ongoing professional training, lower nurse-to-patient ratios, and comprehensive benefits for eligible employees. Here, you'll join gifted colleagues who make a lasting difference in people's lives every day.
We're looking for a Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse to join our team.
You will report to theExecutive Director or Administratorbut work under the direction of the Registered Nurse to provide direct skilled bedside nursing care. You will actively participate in the coordination of all aspects of the patient's hospice care.
You'll provide direct patient care services to hospice patients and supportive care to the patient's family with a reasonable case load
You'll evaluate patient/family needs and assist in the preparation and execution of the plan of care for each patient
You'll report findings or changes in the patient's condition to the Registered Nurse, interdisciplinary team and referring physician and document all reports
Compassionate, kind and empathetic to your patients and their families
Graduate of an approved school of Practical Nursing with a current nursing license to practice in the state of requested employment
1+ years of nursing experience in hospice, home health, or oncology preferred
This role requires full COVID-19 vaccination.
Comprehensive Benefits Package: Health Insurance, 401k Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO
Opportunity to Participate In a Fleet Program
Professional Growth and Development Opportunities
This is a safety-sensitive position
Employee must meet minimum requirements to be eligible for benefits
Where applicable, employee must meet state specific requirements
We are proud to be an EEO employer
We maintain a drug-free workplace
Position Type: Full-Time
Company: Gentiva Hospice
Keywords: Gentiva, Jackson , LPN - Hospice, Healthcare , Jackson, Mississippi
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