Hospice LPN

Career Title: Hospice LPN
City: Xenia
State: Ohio

Our Hospice Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses (LPN or LVN) are the heart of our organization who support patients by providing direct patient care and coordinating with the interdisciplinary team to ensure patients and families experience optimal care and service. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the healthcare industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. Apply today!

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing direct patient care to hospice patients, including appropriate pain/symptom management
  • Implementing nursing practice following a comprehensive assessment and plan of care
  • Providing accurate and timely documentation of patient services
  • Assessing and providing patient and family/caregiver education
  • Participating in coordination of hospice services
  • Providing appropriate pain/symptom management and evaluating patient response to treatments/medications
  • Participating in professional growth and development opportunities and quality assessment activities
  • Ensuring compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirements
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program with currently licensure to practice in state of operation
  • 3+ years nursing experience
  • Experience in community health, hospice or med/surg preferred
  • Knowledge of the hospice philosophy of care
  • Commitment to clinical and documentation excellence