Providence Health & Services LPN - Hospice in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (Hospice, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice of Seattle in Tukwila, Washington .
Hospice nurses will tell you what a privilege it is to care for patients and their families at the end of their lives. We get to see people where they reside and focus on their goals and improving the quality of their lives. If you are interested in a rewarding career, Providence Hospice might be the opportunity you are looking for! We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This will include a schedule of Monday-Friday from 8am-4:30pm. Weekends will be needed once per month.
Hospice is offering a $5,000 sign on bonus for external candidates!
In this position you will:
Observe and provide data and observation used by the RN to develop a Plan of Care.
Implement nursing interventions based on the Plan of Care and Hospice policies and procedures.
Anticipate disease progression and implications for symptom management.
Inform patient and family as appropriate of current and anticipated changes in patient condition.
Be responsible, with assistance from the MSW, for understanding patients’ insurance benefits and managing care in a cost effective manner.
Contribute to overall Hospice team function through effective time management and communication; utilize critical clinical thinking and problem-solving skills to address team issues.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Nursing
Current Washington State professional licensure or certification
Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Current Washington State Driver's license and automobile insurance
3 years nursing experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Hospice certification or advanced certification
Prior Hospice, Homecare, Long Term Care, medical/surgical, and/or oncology experience
About the ministry you will serve:
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in King County in Washington State. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: LPN/LVN
Other Location(s): Washington-Seattle
Req ID: 243743