Advent Health - Hospice Licensed Practical Nurse - Full Time - Days
Location: Territories include, Ormond Beach, Daytona, Port Orange, NSB, Edgewater. Also out west of Volusia – Deltona, Debarry, Deland.
Hours: 10 hour days, 4 day per week, including weekends.
Under the supervision of the Hospice Registered Nurse/Case Manager, the Hospice LPN assists in the administration of the patient's plan of care as developed by the patient, family, attending physician, and members of the interdisciplinary team. Care can be given in a number of settings including but not limited to the patient's residence, hospice inpatient units, a skilled nursing or assisted living facility. The Hospice LPN provides Continuous Care when needed during a period of crisis and as necessary to maintain a patient at home. The LPN is required to follow the POC under the RN and meet productivity expectations. The LPN is responsible for accurate documentation of every patient visit.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: · Implement care per the Plan of care · Educate patients and families on end of life care and issues · Prepare patient and family for approaching death · Provide direct patient care · Promote patient comfort and assist in changes to meet the needs · Document appropriately to Medicare regulations
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Critical care nursing · End of Life care · EMR · CPR · 1-2 years experience in the health care field
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: · 1-2 years experience in the health care field · Critical nursing · Graduate of an accredited school for practical nursing
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Valid Nursing license from the State of Florida · Must maintain active Drivers license and auto insurance · Maintain current BLS/CPR certification.
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