Providence LPN Clinician - Hospice Seattle in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Clinician ( Hospice, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice of Seattle in Tukwila, Washington
Hospice nurse 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 opportuinty you are looking for! We are a community of caregivers delivering everyday on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
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.
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
Req ID: 280147