Licensed Vocational Nurse - Internal Only
Company: St. Joseph Health
Posted on: June 6, 2021
We are looking for a Licensed Vocational Nurse for Home Health
Direct at Providence Home Health Agency.
Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a
text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire
Location: Location: La Mirada, Greater Fullerton area, & La
Work Schedule: On Call / Per Diem
Shift: Pay Per Visit Employee
The Licensed Vocational Nurse administers nursing care to
hospice patients and families in their private home, RFCE, or
Skilled Nursing Facilities under the supervision of an RN.
Provides nursing care to hospice patients in private homes,
RFCE, or skilled nursing facilities under the supervision of a
Assists in obtaining the full assessment, following accurate
orders, diagnosis, and projection of visits for all disciplines
necessary to support each patient in EHR.
Performs and documents nursing interventions including patient
education according to the Plan of Care.
Documentation completed and synchronized/submitted by 10:00 am
the following day.
Understands and is competent in workflows, problem charting,
interventions, and accuracy of input by review of POC at each
Understands the relationship of clinician schedule and the time
log validation to verify accuracy of hours reported and processed
Demonstrates knowledge and competency in performing baseline
nursing skills as outlined in Network policy and Clinical policy.
Maintains clinical competencies according to Hospice standards.
Complies with California Licensing Regulations.
Identifies and determines priority of the patient's
needs/problems and reports any variance to the RN.
Administers all medications and treatments according to Network
policy, accepted standards of care and hospice care guidelines.
Communicates effectively with the RN, patients, families, and
physicians. Documents patient status, patient needs/problems,
nursing interventions/patient response, safety interventions and
Assists the RN with the Plan of Care that includes realistic and
hospice appropriate goals.
Assists the RN Case Manager with Hospice appropriate nursing
interventions to produce patient/family desired outcomes.
Maintains patient rights and dignity. Assures the care of the
dying patient, optimizing his/her comfort and dignity.
Maintains a committed and cooperative attitude with staffing,
promoting teamwork and harmony by readily assisting other staff and
Participates in case conferences/IDG meetings as requested.
Makes visits as scheduled and requested.
Performs on-call and weekend rotation as required.
- Perform nursing care to hospice patients on Continuous Care.
Frequent monitoring, assessment and intervention per written care
plan and orders, with documentation to meet CMS Regulations.
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory
agencies, or members of the business community.
Ability to manage time effectively.
Demonstrates basic math skills related to patient care.
Good interpersonal communications skills (verbal and
- Knowledge of end-of-life care.
Minimum Position Requirements:
Education: Education to meet certification, license, or
Experience: One (1) year experience in nursing, hospice, or
related health field.
Current California LVN license.
Current CPR certification.
Current California driver's license.
- Proof of auto and liability insurance.
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Licenses/Certifications: Phlebotomy and/or IV Certification
Providence Home Care is a trusted leader in home health, hospice
and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County,
Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care
they need in the comfort of their home. We are guided by our core
values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in
everything we do, and dedicated to restoring the health and
well-being of clients and families at all stages of life's
Providence Home Care provides equal employment opportunities
(EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or
genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence Home
Care complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
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