LPN CC, PRN, Night Shift, Capital City Hospice
Company: Queen City Hospice, LLC
Posted on: October 17, 2020
At Capital City Hospice, we are proud to be one of the
fastest-growing hospice care companies in the Midwest, and our team
members are the reason for our growth. We are locally owned and
operated, with over 500 employees providing the best hospice care
in Ohio.Summary of ResponsibilitiesThe Licensed
Practical/Vocational Nurse is responsible for providing direct
patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse.
Responsibilities include following the plan of care, providing
treatments, and working collaboratively with the members of the
team to help meet positive patient care outcomes.Essential
Functions1. Provides direct patient care as defined in the State
Nurse Practice Act.2. Implements current nursing practice following
a comprehensive assessment and the plan of care.3. Provide accurate
and timely documentation of patient services to reflect the plan of
care.4. Assess and provide patient and family/caregiver education
and information pertinent to diagnosis and self plan of care.5.
Participates in coordination of hospice services, appropriately
reporting the identified needs to the interdisciplinary group.
Examples include hospice aide, OT, PT, MSW, ST, Dietitian, or
Clinical Supervisor.6. Uses equipment and supplies effectively and
efficiently.7. Provides appropriate pain/symptom management.
Evaluates patient's response to treatments/medications.8.
Participates in personal, professional growth and development. Also
participates in quality assessment performance improvement teams
and activities.9. Performs other duties as assigned by the
registered nurse.PM19 .
Supervisory ResponsibilityThis position has no direct supervisory
responsibilities.Physical DemandsThe physical demands described
here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.This
position requires prolonged or considerable walking or standing.
Able to lift, position, and/or transfer patients. Able to lift
supplies and equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending,
kneeling, and/or crouching. Visual acuity and hearing to perform
required nursing skills. While performing the duties of this
position, the employee travels by automobile and is exposed to
changing weather conditions. Employees will be required to drive
daily for meetings and/or visits to residential homes or
residential settings. The employee will work in varied residential
environments based on assigned caseload.TravelTravel is primarily
local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area travel
may be expected.Required Education and Experience1. Graduate of an
accredited practical nurse or vocational nursing program.2. Three
years of nursing experience. Community health/hospice or
medical/surgical experience is preferred.3. Currently licensed as
an LPN/LVN in the State.4. Complies with accepted professional
standards and practice.5. Demonstrates good verbal and written
communication, and organization skills.6. Must be a licensed driver
with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or
organization requirements and is in good working order.7.
Understands the philosophy of the hospice concept. Also understands
the needs of the terminally ill.AAP/EEO StatementQueen City
Hospice, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All applicants will be considered for employment without attention
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, veteran, or disability status.Other DutiesPlease
note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a
comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities
that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,
responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or
without notice. PI123899515
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