Providence LPN – Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (Home Health Spokane Vna, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence VNA Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington. 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.
In this position you will:
Assist in the assessment of physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients, following verification of assessment skills.
Assist the RN in planning a formal written plan of care for patients.
Directly participate in the implementation of the plan of care.
Function within the limits of the Practical Nurse Law, and Homecare nursing policies and procedures.
Assist in the evaluation of nursing care; questions and clarifies any procedures, treatments, medications that may not be appropriate for the patients physical/mental status at that time.
The Licensed Practical Nurse may administer medications via all routes with the following requirements related to intravenous medication administration.
Intravenous medication may be administered by an LPN if they are certified in that skill and on a case by case basis under the supervision of an RN.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) program
Current Washington State License as a Practical/Vocational Nurse
Current Healthcare Provider (CPR) Certification
Current Washington State driver’s license and access to daily use of an insured, reliable vehicle
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- At least 1 year of recent hospital, nursing home or home health experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence VNA Home Health is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence in the greater Spokane community of Washington state. We provide health care for patients of all ages who have a temporary condition such as post-surgical care, or are recovering from or living with a chronic condition. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, registered dietitians, occupational/physical/speech therapists, and pharmacists.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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
Location: Washington-Spokane Valley
Req ID: 275778