Providence Health & Services LVN - Hospice Intake in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Per Diem, Variable Shift Licensed Vocational Nurse for Hospice Intake to Providence TrinityCare Hospice in Torrance, California.

This is an office-based position - no field visits.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.

To learn more about TrinityCare Hospice please click on the video link: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for providing direct patient/family 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/family care outcomes. May provide care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited practical or vocational nursing program.

  • Currently licensed as an LPN/LVN in the state of California.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

  • Minimum 1-year LVN experience.

  • Valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and/or LCMHS/TrinityCare Hospice requirements.

  • Demonstrates understanding of hospice philosophy and concept and understands the needs of the terminally ill.

  • Knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Office.

  • Good verbal and written communication and organizational skills.

  • Effective and diplomatic telephone skills.

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Hospice, palliative care, home health, or acute experience.

  • Bilingual in Spanish a plus

About the hospice you will serve:

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 187745